Supreme Court Renders Decision in International Custody Case, Chafin v. Chafin The international custody case of Chafin v. Chafin was previously discussed in our Ohio Family Law Blog article of October 6, 2012. (“Child Custody Dispute to be Decided By
What To Do When The Guardian Ad Litem Is Not Doing A Thorough Job Those that have been involved in custody litigation are probably aware of the important role that a Guardian ad Litem (GAL) can play in the outcome.
But Are Some Mothers And Fathers Still Subject To Criminal Prosecution Under The Safe Havens Law In Ohio? Early last month, there were a few news stories focusing on what is often referred to as Ohio’s Safe Havens law. For
Active Military Members Fight For International Child Custody In The United States Courts Jeffrey Lee Chafin v. Lynne Hales Chafin Docket 11-1347 Facts of the Case: Jeffrey Lee Chafin, a citizen of the United States and an active duty member
Previously my colleague, Anne Shale, posted a very informative article laying out the legal distinctions between sole legal custody and shared parenting in Ohio. Here is the link to her article. Even though it was posted 3 years ago, the