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Paternity is the legal and social acknowledgement of the parental relationship between a child and his or her father. At common law, a child born duri ... read more
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Who's Your Daddy? Proving and Disproving Paternity
The father of any child has a duty to support and protect that child. Paternity can exist within marriage or outside of marriage. It can exist by natural birth, by adoption or by assisted reproduction. In all cases, unless otherwise assigned, the responsibilities of a father are the same. A father who ... Read more

Understanding the Uniform Parentage Act
In 1996, the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act was passed. It streamlined the legal process for paternity establishment and required a state form for voluntary paternity acknowledgement. Individuals who fail to cooperate with paternity establishment have their monthly assistance ... Read more

Fathers' Rights: You're a Parent Too!
As a father, it’s important to understand your parental rights. Learn more about how dads can get a fair shake in custody proceedings. ... Read more

Paternity
Paternity is the legal and social acknowledgement of the parental relationship between a child and his or her father. At common law, a child born during a marriage was presumed to be the husband's child. This presumption could be overcome by evidence that the child was not the husband's child. Establishing ... Read more

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Parenting Time

If you’re a parent, you likely place an emphasis on finding time to spend with your children. This can be tricky enough when you are living in the same home with your children. But if you are go ... Read more

Paternity

Though it is generally clear who a Minnesota child’s mother is, paternity is sometimes less obvious, especially if the parents are not married. This can complicate matters like who is responsibl ... Read more

Basketball Player’s Custody Fight Hinges On Paternity Test

Basketball Player’s Custody Fight Hinges On Paternity Test

Florida basketball fans may be aware of Indiana Pacers player Paul George and his recent paternity issues. A female child has been born to a former paramour of his, and a prenatal paternity test showe ... Read more

Michael Jordan wants paternity lawsuit dismissed

Michael Jordan wants paternity lawsuit dismissed from miamiherald.com http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/03/04/3266003/jordan-files-for-paternity-lawsuit.html Simon W. Johnson swj@swjlawoffice.com Law Of ... Read more

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