The Move-Away Case: Can One Parent Relocate with the Kids?

What happens if I or my ex-spouse get transferred or offered a job in another city?

If you are the custodial parent and you want to take the children with you, in most states you must obtain a court order prior to moving. Although most, if not all, courts follow a “best interests of the child” standard, courts nationwide differ on how they approach the standard and factors that prove best interests.

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