Hague Convention and the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act

  • Family/DV

Are you perplexed about how to handle a cross-border child custody, visitation, or child abduction case? Are you aware that the Department of State is a valuable resource for preventing and remedying international abduction cases? This training is designed to familiarize advocates with the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (Hague Convention) and the role of the State Department as U.S. Central Authority for the Hague Convention. It will also cover the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA), which applies in interstate and international custody cases, and the Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act, which identifies abduction risk factors and numerous prevention measures.

To register for this training please visit us at www.learningcenter.legalservicesnyc.org
E-mail all questions to learningcenter@ls-nyc.org
Please note: NO ADMITTANCE without prior registration. Payment (if applicable) is also required.
Scholarships are available upon request and are granted based on need.