RECOVERY OF MAINTENANCE OBLIGATIONS IN POLISH-AMERICAN RELATIONS – END OF RECIPROCAL PRINCIPLE

Anna Juryk

PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Law, Institute of Law, Administra-tion and Economics , Faculty of Political Science, Pedagogical University of Cracow , Poland

Abstract

This article concerns changes in recovery the child support and other forms of family maintenance in Polish-American relations after entered into force Convention of 23 November 2007 on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance for the United States (1st January 2017) . These changes primarily concern: cooperation between Polish and American Central Authorities, recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments, applications and required documents and legal assistance as well as costs . The 2007 Convention is a hope for maintenance creditors for more effective and faster enforcement of maintenance in the United States and the similarity to the provisions of the Regulation (EU) No 4/2009 gives a chance for unified global cooperation between States in recovery of maintenance, as well as constitutes facilitation for central authorities examining applications EU and non-EU States based on similar principles .

Keywords:

International Recovery of Child Support

Aksamitowska-Kobos M . 2015. „Egzekucja alimentów na rzecz dziecka od zobowiązanego przebywającego na terenie Anglii oraz Walii na podstawie rozporządzenia Rady (WE) z 18 .12 .2008 r . – 4/2009 – cz . II”, “Monitor Prawniczy” 19 .

Bonomi A . 2013 . Explanatory Report on the Hague Protocol of 23 November 2007 on the Law Applicable to Maintenance Obligations, Hague: HCCH Publications .

Fish E .M . 2011 . “The Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA) 2008: Enforcing International Obligations Through Cooperative Federalizm”, “Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers” 24, October 23, 2017 http://aaml .org/sites/default/files/MAT105_3 .pdf .

Ignaczewski J ., Karcz M ., Maciejko W ., Romańska M . 2016 . Alimenty: komentarz, ed . J . Ignaczewski, Warsaw: C .H . Beck .

Łukasiewicz J .M ., Aksamitowska-Kobos M . 2016 . „Egzekucja alimentów na rzecz dziecka od zobowiązanego przebywającego na terenie USA na przykładzie stanu Illinois oraz New York”, „Monitor Prawniczy” 12 .

Poland, Country profile – 2007 Child Support Convention; United States, Country profile – 2007 Child Support Convention, 17, October 23, 2017 http://hcch .cloudapp .net/smartlets/sfjsp?interviewID=hcchcp2012 .

Practical Handbook for Caseworkers under the 2007 Hague Child Support Convention 2013 . The Hague: HCCH Publications . October 23, 2017 https://www .hcch .net/en/publications-and-studies/details4/?pid=6095 .

Ereciński Tadeusz . (ed .) 2017 . Kodeks postępowania cywilnego . Komentarz . Tom VI . Międzynarodowe postępowanie cywilne . Sąd polubowny (arbitrażowy), Warsaw: Wolters Kluwer
Download

Published
2017-12-31


Juryk, A. (2017). RECOVERY OF MAINTENANCE OBLIGATIONS IN POLISH-AMERICAN RELATIONS – END OF RECIPROCAL PRINCIPLE. Review of European and Comparative Law, 31(4), 83–109. https://doi.org/10.31743/recl.4162

Anna Juryk  annajuryk@interia.pl
PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Law, Institute of Law, Administra-tion and Economics , Faculty of Political Science, Pedagogical University of Cracow



License

Creative Commons CC-BY