Category Archives: Custody

The court awards custody to the one of the parents based on the best interests of the child.

Emergency custody order

An emergency custody order may be obtained if your child is in immediate danger and you need to suspend the other parent’s contact with the child in order to protect the child. See ORS 107.097 if you are seeking an … Continue reading

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Custody is normally awarded to the primary caregiver. This is defined as the person who spends the most time meeting the child’s needs.

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