Private International Law

  • Flight or Right? Custody and Access in International Abduction Cases: Emerging Issues in Jamaica

    Issues relating to custody and access are ordinarily dealt in applications made under The Children (Guardianship and Custody) Act, under the Matrimonial Causes Act, or under The Affiliation Act.The Affiliation Act was passed for the purpose of dealing with questions relating to the former status of illegitimacy which existed prior to the passing of the Status of Children Act in 1976.

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