Download the Briefing for November 2012 (extract from International Family Law, November 2012, pp. 455-457) here.


  • Introduction
  • The Emerging Guidance regarding the development of the International Hague Network of Judges and General Principles or Judicial Communications
  • Intercountry adoption update
    • Meeting of an expert group on the financial aspects of intercountry adoption (8-9 October 2012)
    • ICATAP: an update
  • The Third International Family Justice Judicial Conference for Common Law and Commonwealth States (China (Hong Kong SAR), 28-31 August 2012)
  • Second Meeting of the Central American Judicial Council (CJC), (Antigua, Guatemala, 26-27 June 2012)
  • The Hague Children's Conventions: Status Update

Conventions (incl. Protocols and Principles)