Category Archives: Hague Convention

Monasky v. Taglieri

Court of Appeals decision ordering child to be returned to Italy is affirmed. A child’s habitual residence depends on the totality of circumstances specific to the case.

Year: 2020 | State: US

Abbott v. Abbott

A ne exeat right, or a right to prevent a child’s removal from his country of residence, is roughly equal to “joint custody” and is, thus, a “right of custody.”

Year: 2010 | State: US

Koch v. Koch

Seventh Circuit adopts Mozes v. Mozes, 239 F.3d 1067 (9th Cir. 2001), which requires a court to determine first whether the parents shared an intent to abandon their prior habitual residence.

Year: 2006 | State: US