REVIEW OF FOREIGN JUDGMENTS
In Rule, a sentence handed down by a foreign court or by foreign arbitrators is effective only in Portugal after being reviewed and confirmed by the Portuguese courts. No matter the nationality of the parties
For review and confirmation, the Court of Appeal of the judicial district in which the person against whom the sentence is sought is domiciled.
Usually the most recognized judgments are those of divorce and de facto union adoption abroad, however, have been growing the review of sentences of execution of maintenance maintenance in the cases of minor children.