What to do if I’m the residential parent and there is a clause in our agreement that gives me final decision on any matters we cannot agree on but nothing in the agreement regarding holidays?

My ex has the kids on wed evening for dinner. We are traveling 10 hours for Thanksgiving.

Asked on November 7, 2012 under Family Law, Ohio

Answers:

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

If there is nothing in the presumed court order concerning custody issues with respect to the holidays giving the final say as to the issue then you and the "ex" need to either reach an accord on the matter on your own or have the court decide such for you. I suggest that you consult further with a family law attorney on the matter for assistance.


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