Header graphic for print
Massachusetts Divorce Law Monitor What you never thought you'd need to know about divorce

Category Archives: International Divorce

Subscribe to International Divorce RSS Feed

The International Divorce and Hague Convention Maze

Posted in Alimony and Child Custody, Court Decisions, International Divorce, Parenting, Children & Divorce

Hi there, One of the most horrifying things to happen in a divorce is to have the other parent take your child, go to another country and refuse to return. The Hague Convention is the international law that governs this type of kidnapping. Not all countries are signatories to the Hague Convention. There are also vast differences… Continue Reading

A Modern Miracle: David and Sean Goldman

Posted in International Divorce, Parenting, Children & Divorce

Hi there, I have been reading the David Goldman saga for some months now.  As a story, it highlights the problems of international custody cases when one parent takes the children to a foreign country and will not return them.  These cases are very difficult, even if the country in question has signed the Hague convention.  You need an American divorce… Continue Reading