Jurisdiction For Out-Of-State Clients

When representing out of state residents we commonly deal with the following:

  • The Hague Convention: International custody disputes.
  • Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act: Interstate custody disputes.
  • Revised Uniform Reciprocal Enforcement of Support Act: Interstate collection of support.
  • Full Faith and Credit Clause of the United States Constitution: Interstate divorce recognition.
  • California Personal Jurisdiction: Authority of California divorce courts over foreign residents and assets.