Venice, FL asked in Family Law for Florida

Q: What is the process for notifying a parent of a move out-of-state with a child?

Custody papers for my son were set in LA court, but my husband and I are FL residents. We may be moving to HI for my husband's job. My ex-husband live in MS and was the first to move out-of-state. What is the process for notifying him of our move? Do I need to go through court systems again?

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  • Clearwater, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Give your ex written notice that you intend to move. He is already out of state so he has no standing to object.

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