(Taken from the Adoption Glossary)
Apostille: A simplified and standardized form that is used for the purpose of providing a certification of certain public documents relating to adoption, including notarized documents, that is used in countries that are in compliance with the provisions of the Hague Convention. This simplified form... [more
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International Adoption - Slovak Republic
b>DISCLAIMER: The information in this circular relating to the legal requirements of specific foreign countries is provided for general information only. Questions involving interpretation of specific foreign laws should be addressed to foreign legal counsel. PLEASE NOTE: On October 1, 2001,...
Adopting from Lithuania: Factsheet
Disclaimer: The following is intended as a very general guide to assist U.S. citizens who plan to adopt a child in Lithuania and apply for an immigrant visa for the child to come to the United States. Two sets of laws are particularly relevant: 1) the laws of Lithuania govern all activity in... Ecuador Adoption Factsheet
Disclaimer: The following is intended as a very general guide to assist U.S. citizens who plan to adopt a child in Ecuador and apply for an immigrant visa for the child to come to the United States. Two sets of laws are particularly relevant: 1) the laws of Ecuador govern all activity in Ecuador... Adopting from Sierra Leone: Factsheet
Disclaimer: The following is intended as a very general guide to assist U.S. citizens who plan to adopt a child in Sierra Leone and apply for an immigrant visa for the child to come to the United States. Two sets of laws are particularly relevant: 1) the laws of Sierra Leone govern all activity in...
"Apostille" in the News
EC moves to cut legal red tape
The European Commission is proposing to slash red tape for citizens and businesses by doing away with bureaucratic rubber-stamping exercises which are currently required to get public documents, such as your birth certificate, recognised as authentic in another EU Member State. Currently, citizens... Link Translations Launches Partner Program
The partner program is an opportunity to enter the relatively untapped, $33.5 Billion annual translation business.New York, NY (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Link Translations, a leading global translation and interpretation services company announced the launch of its online Partner Program. The program...
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Moving Mountains if You Must
December 6, 2010, 9:47 am
International adoption isn’t the easiest way to create a family. There are major decisions to be made beyond the decision to adopt internationally. There is a country to choose, then an adoption agency to pick. Once those things are decided, there are the interviews, mounds of paperwork to... Birth by Paperwork
March 21, 2011, 5:52 am
I few years after I adopted Elle, a friend gave me the book, Clara: The Story of the Pug Who Ruled my Life . She gave me the book to read because it chronicled the author’s journey into international adoption. The author was adopting a baby from Russia, and since I had recently flown to Russia... Lost Opportunity
October 6, 2011, 5:15 am
I am disappointed. Disappointed at a lost opportunity.
This morning, over a cup of coffee, I read this headline in the Hollywood Reporter.
Jillian Michaels Warns Against International Adoption Unless You Have ‘A Lot Of Money’
In the current issue of Prevention Magazine, Michaels, a...
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Apostille Convention - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement for Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents, the Apostille convention, or the Apostille treaty is an international treaty drafted by the Hague Conference on Private International Law. It specifies the modalities through which a document issued in ...
NYS Division of Corporations, State Records and UCC
An Apostille is an authentication of a public document issued pursuant to the 1961 Hague Convention abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents. The Convention provides for the simplified certification of public ...