she has blocked every communication links we had, her family is on her side, telling her this is probably the easier way to go, but she also told me she wants child support from me but doesn't want me to sign the birth certificate. i want to be involved in my kid's life no matter what and i'm wondering what should i do? i'm living in toronto, cananda
Bring a paternity action in the county in which your child resides. The Court will have jurisdiction over the child and issues of support, time-sharing, communications, etc. can be set by a judge.
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Attorney Lampert has given you the perfect answer. Good Luck.
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If you were not married to her, it sounds like you need to file a paternity action to establish your rights. This is how you will establish your visitation and decision-making rights. Presuming the mother and your baby are in Florida, schedule a consultation with a lawyer here right away to go over all of your options. Best of luck to you.
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