Legal Advice for Paternity Test — 21 results
Written by attorney David Bliven, 9 months ago.
Many fathers unwittingly sign the "acknowledgement of paternity" form when their baby is born, not realizing that this form then puts a time limit of 60 days (generally) as to when they... more
Written by Avvo Staff, 5 months ago.
This legal guide explains paternity, as well as related issues to the subject, such as paternity tests and child support.
Written by attorney David John Luca, 8 months ago.
An interesting component of our Family Law system is how the Court establishes “paternity.” The establishment of paternity through a formal Judgment is the first step in (1) adjudicating a... more
Written by attorney Melinda Markvan, over 1 year ago.
"Strict Liability of Sperm" by Melinda J. Markvan
Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 209 is the "Paternity Statute" for Massachusetts. Under section 9, the Court has authority to make... more
Written by attorney James CW Bock, 6 months ago.
Children born out-of-wedlock are under the sole legal custody of the mother, regardless of what friends, family and others say. This is confirm by a 2001 U.S. Supreme Court case. To have... more
Written by attorney Peter Kulas, almost 2 years ago.
This general guide is to assist you in the different ways you can establish paternity in Michigan.
Written by attorney David Kowalski, over 1 year ago.
There are many misconceptions about fathers' parental rights and responsibilities in Wisconsin. This short guide is intended to clarify those rights and demonstrate the importance of... more
Written by attorney Kevin C. Johnson, almost 2 years ago.
Recently, Gov. Snyder signed into lawPublic act 159 of 2012on June 13, 2012. This law dramatically changes Michigan's paternity laws in that it now gives biological fathers more rights in... more
Written by attorney April D Jones, over 2 years ago.
If a party requests paternity testing in the initial stage of a custody proceeding, the court will order testing. If you have doubts about paternity, do something about it before it is too... more
Written by attorney Timothy W Durkin, over 2 years ago.
Did you know that in Arizona, just listing a fathers name on a birth certificate is not sufficient to establish paternity? If a childs parents were not married when the mother became... more