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James Mather
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My daughters ex partner has recently remarried He has told

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My daughters ex partner has recently remarried
He has told the school that their son from their relationship goes to that he is allowed to give his new wife loco parentis in matters concerning the child if he is not available
Is this correct? And if so, why?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
HiThank you for your questionMy name is***** shall do my best to help you but I need some further information first.What exactly is he referring to when he says this?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
He is referring to their 6 year old son
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
He told the school today that his solicitor had told him that he was allowed to do this
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
But what is he saying his new wife can do - collect him? Sign forms?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
He says that she can involves in any decision making regarding the child's education and welfare with his permission
the school told her this today
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
You're in the USA I'm in England
This isn't going to work is it
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
In fact whilst the site is US based I am a solicitor in the East Midlands.
For clarity - how is the care of the child shared between your daughter and her ex and are there ant court orders in place?
Clare