Olivia Wilde just scored a big win in her ongoing guardianship battle against her ex-husband, Jason Sudeikis.
Where cancel her engagement In 2020, Sudeikis and Wilde – who have been together for nearly 9 years – are embroiled in a legal battle over the legal guardianship of their two children: Otis, 8, and Daisy, 5.
To obtain background information, Sudeikis filed a custody petition against his ex-wife in Family Court in New York City in October Last year, the kids were asked to stay there.
On the other hand, Wilde prefers the children to live between Los Angeles and London, where her partner, Harry StilesBased on.
According to the legal documents you obtained Sixth pageA judge has now rejected Sudeikis’ request, ruling that California is the children’s home.
“Judge Powell and this ruling agreed that New York was not the home of the subject children. Instead, California was the principal state for the children,” said the filing, which is said to have been signed on August 5.
“Therefore, for reasons stated in the record on July 15, 2022, Defendant’s application to dismiss custody petitions filed on October 21, 2021 was granted as this court found that New York did not have jurisdiction to consider custody petitions as New York was not the original case for the subject children,” the documents continue. .
Wilde’s victory in regency comes four months after a processing server was introduced to her legal documents While she was on stage at CinemaCon in April.
The do not worry my love The manager was in the middle of the speech in front of a report 4100 industry executives When someone approached the platform awkwardly, he handed her an envelope from Manila titled “Personal and Confidential”.
In a video clip of a strange moment he got TMZWilde’s confusion is evident as she asks aloud if the “mysterious” envelope contains text. She quickly opens the can and can be heard saying, “Okay, I see,” before continuing with her presentation.
After much confusion from fans, it was later confirmed that the contents were legal documents related to custody of their children.
At the time, a Sudeikis representative was quick to speak on his behalf, saying he had “no prior knowledge” that Wilde would obtain papers in such a public environment.
“Mr. Sudeikis had no prior knowledge of when or where the envelope was to be delivered as this would only be for the process service company concerned and would not condone inappropriate presentation of it,” the delegate said. diverse.
And now, in the legal documents obtained exclusively by daily MailWilde first addressed the viral moment, accusing her ex-husband of intentionally trying to humiliate her.
“Obviously, Jason’s actions were intended to threaten and seduce me. He could have served me discreetly, but instead chose to serve me in the most aggressive way,” she says in the documents.
“The fact that Jason would embarrass me professionally and make our personal dispute public in this way is completely against our children’s best interests,” she continues.
In turn, Al-Siddiqi repeated his previous statements, saying in Documents He did not intend to introduce Wilde on stage, but requested that she be handed over to her at Heathrow Airport in London.
“I understand that the process server just did its job; however, I am deeply sorry for what happened,” Sudeikis says in the filing. “Olivia’s talk was an important event for Olivia, both professionally and personally, and I am so sorry that the incident spoiled her special moment.”
Interestingly enough, Sudeikis also said he decided not to turn over the papers to Harry Styles’ London home, where Wilde was supposedly based, due to concerns about the children being there.
“I didn’t want the service to take place at Olivia’s current partner’s home because Otis and Daisy might be present,” he said.
according to Sixth pageWilde filed a petition “to determine the parental relationship in the Supreme Court of California, in Los Angeles” on May 17, which means that the case is expected to appeal in California.
Explaining this in Recent depositsWilde said she applied to continue the custody battle in Los Angeles after Sudeikis’ actions made it clear that we would not be able to resolve this matter for the sake of our children outside the court system.
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