Equitable principles embodied in Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA), as well as traditional common-law principles of comity, required Family Court to enforce terms Canadian child support order providing for award of interest on child support arrears, absent showing of fraud in the procurement of the judgment or that recognition of the judgment would do violence to some strong public policy.
Laura Morgan is a Family Law Consultant. Laura is available for consultation, brief writing and research on family law issues throughout the country. She can be reached through her website. www.famlawconsult.com