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Protecting the Parent-Child Relationship


Kristy Horvath


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Margaret Ryznar


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

April 4, 2014

George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 303-326, 2015

Abstract:     
In 2014, Japan became the last G7 industrialized nation to sign the Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. In order for the Convention to provide effective relief to parents in Japan, this Article recommends examining joint custody, visitation, and the best interests of the child standard. This would track the developments in custody law that resulted in the modern custody framework in the United States.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 26

Keywords: family law, comparative family law, domestic relations, Japan, Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction


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Date posted: April 5, 2014 ; Last revised: May 18, 2015

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Horvath, Kristy and Ryznar, Margaret, Protecting the Parent-Child Relationship (April 4, 2014). George Washington International Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 303-326, 2015. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2420275

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Kristy Marie Horvath
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law ( email )
530 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
United States
Margaret Ryznar (Contact Author)
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law ( email )
530 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
United States

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