A Primer on International Child Abduction: The Expanding Role for Mediators


Contributor: The Honorable Judith Kreeger, Thomas Ramsey
Credits: 1.5 CME
Category: Interpersonal Violence

In this workshop, the presenter will outline international and U.S. law on child abduction, with a discussion on the expanding role of mediators in such matters. The presenter will discuss: applicable international treaties, including the 1980 Hague Abduction Convention; applicable federal and state law in international child abduction cases; the role of the U.S. District Courts; and the potential role of mediators in such cases. Interaction between the presenter and the attendees will be welcomed.

Presenter Materials
A Primer on International Child Abduction_PPT