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Paternity cases can cause many litigation issues for the parents involved. There are varieties of situations that affect how paternity can be established and parents should be aware of the situations that can be difficult to unravel. When the man executes and files and Affidavit Acknowledging Paternity with the Department of Human Services even when he’s not the father, he will be considered the natural father for visitation and child support purposes. If a man and a woman marry each other and the child is born during the marriage, paternity will be established immediately.

What Can Spark A Paternity Case?

When one parent is absent for a long period of time or the non-custodial parent wants visitation with a child, it can cause a paternity case. When one parent isn’t married to the other parent and child support needs to be paid can start a paternity case. When visitation is …

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