There are some amazing upcoming International Family Law events that you might want to join.
September 24, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET
International Parental Child Abduction Resources For The Practicing Lawyer: Join the NYSBA for a free informal chat with Preston Findlay, Esquire of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children to discuss international parental kidnapping, including NCMEC’s amazing resources.
September 30, 2021 at 8 p.m. ET
Cross Border Migration, Family Law and Mediation: Join the California Lawyers for the Arts to discuss issues ranging from international parental child abduction and multi-jurisdictional parenting to how immigrant families are treated under family based immigration law, humanitarian immigration benefits, family separation at the border and detention of families by ICE. Panelists will walk attendees through some real-life fact patterns to explore how international family law and immigration law intersect.
November 4, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET
The Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act: Should NY Enact It?: Join the NYSBA for a free informal chat with panelists from the Uniform Law Commission who participated in the drafting of UCAPA to discuss its features, benefits, and whether or not it should be enacted in New York.
November 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. ET
International Pre-Nups And Post-Nups: A Comparative NY And French Perspective: Join the NYSBA for a free 1-hour CLE where panelists will explore the approaches in France and the United States when it comes to pre- and post-nuptial agreements. They will address whether spouses should sign such a document before marriage, compare where the parties should sign such a document, discuss how to ensure the document is recognized in the other jurisdictions upon divorce, and share what provisions need to be included for a well-drafted contract.
The ABA International Law Section’s International Family Law Committee also hosts free monthly Zoom chats with a lineup of amazing guests. All ABA International Law Section members are invited to join the Zoom chats. On October 14th, they will be chatting with the Department of Health and Human Services about International Child Support. On November 11th, they will be chatting with Dr. Gerardine Goh Escolar, First Secretary of the Hague Conference on Private International Law about that organization’s children’s treaties and work in the field of international family law. Click here to learn how to join the ABA International Law Section.