Ukrainian courts will equalize the rights of father and mother on the child

Украинские суды уравняют права отца и матери на ребенка

In Ukraine will introduce new rules for the allocation of parental rights in a divorce

The priority will be the interests of the child.

The European court ordered Ukraine to introduce new rules for the allocation of the parental rights of a minor child in a divorce. It is reported by TSN.

In this regard, the Ukrainian courts must balance the right of guardianship of father and mother.

Under the new rules, when making decisions regarding child custody, the court must proceed on the initial presumption of the equality of father’s and mother’s rights and take into account their physical and psychological condition. The priority must be the interests of the child, therefore, the risk may become unemployed mothers who lived off the money of spouses.

In the High court reported that to challenge the European recommendations are not, therefore, Ukrainians should prepare for innovations in this branch of law.

We will remind, earlier increased the size of the alimony on the child.