Hague Conference Update: Permanent Bureau of the Hague Conference on Private International Law
The Hague may not have been the setting for Olympic sporting glory this summer, but those at the Hague Conference on Private International Law have certainly been kept busy striving for new achievements in the field of international family law. This Briefing updates readers concerning the finalised 'Emerging Guidance regarding the development of the International Hague Network of Judges and General Principles for Judicial Communications', as well as the work of the intercountry adoption team at the Hague Conference. It also provides a brief summary of some recent conferences attended by the Hague Conference and provides the usual ‘status update' concerning the Hague Children's Conventions.
For further information concerning the work of the Hague Conference on Private International Law, please visit our website: www.hcch.net. In this regard, it should be noted that the Hague Conference Briefings, written for IFL, have recently been added to the website (from 2008 onwards): please go to ‘Publications' then 'HCCH IFL Briefings'.
This article appeared appears in the November 2012 issue of International Family Law.
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