Yes their is a restriction, if the residential parent intends to move to a residence other than the residence specified in the parenting time order or decree, they have to file a notice of intent with the court pursuant to O.R.C. 3109.051. And no he doesn't want to move.
So essentially the fact that he is established here with all his family, friends, school, church and sports is in our favor. Are we better to wait for her to act first. She basically just told us she is going. I am not sure she even realizes she has to contact the court first. Is it better for us to have her just try to move and violate the court order. She has always had the opinion that what she says goes. "We're moving to PA". In other words would it be better for us to contact the courts first, or even to make her aware that she can't just arbitrarily make this decision to move on her own accord, quit her excellent job of 17 years and uproot her son's life. My son is very close with his grandfather and a lot of her parenting time is spent with his grandfather and grandmother. Is this relationship something the courts would take into consideration when making a decision.
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