Title

An Attorney with Integrity 

Video Blog

view:  full / summary

What is the duty of the court to enforce a child custody determination from another state?

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)



A Florida court will recognize and enforce a child custody determination from a court in another state if the other court exercised jurisdiction that substantially conformed with Florida laws, or the determination was made under factual circumstances that meet Flori...
Read Full Post »

Can Florida decline jurisdiction by reason of a party's conduct?

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)



If a Florida court has jurisdiction in a case because a person who was seeking to invoke Florida’s jurisdiction engaged in unjustifiable conduct, then that court will decline to exercise its jurisdiction, unless The parents and all persons acting as parents ag...
Read Full Post »

If a child custody matter was decided in another state, can Florida obtain jurisdiction to modify?

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (0)


Florida may not modify a child custody determination made by a court of another state unless the Florida court jurisdiction to make an initial determination, and:


The court of the other state determines it no longer has exclusive, continuing jurisdiction,...

Read Full Post »

Can I get testimony from someone living in another state?

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)


A party to a child custody proceeding may offer testimony of witnesses located in another state, by deposition or other means available in Florida, for testimony taken in another state. The court may order that the testimony of a person be taken in another state and may pr...

Read Full Post »

How is notice perfected to persons outside the state?

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)


Notice required for the exercise of jurisdiction when a person is outside this state may be given in a manner prescribed by the laws of the state in which the service is made. Notice must be given in a manner reasonably calculated to give actual notice, but may be made by ...

Read Full Post »

Rss_feed