Glossary of the legal profession

Visitation arrangement

2020-06-17T13:24:09+02:00

A visitation arrangement determines when the children stay with the parent with whom they do not have their main residence.

The […]

sole custody

2020-06-17T13:24:09+02:00

The parent with sole custody can make all decisions about the child independently.

This does not affect the other parent’s right […]

Birdnesting

2020-06-17T13:23:30+02:00

Birdnesting means that the children live in the same house every day and that the parents take turns living there […]

co-parenting

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Co-parenting means that two parents with custody share the care of the child. It does not have to be exactly […]

Parenting plan

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In the Netherlands it is required by law to file a parenting plan together with your divorce request. If there […]

Child interview

2020-06-17T13:23:30+02:00

The Dutch word is ‘kindgesprek’. This is a short conversation in the court house bewtween the child and one or […]

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