Paternity laws and regulations are administered on local, federal and international levels. Paternity is the legal acknowledgment of a parental relationship between a father and his child. Most Paternity Mediation does not require an attorney. You may want to consult an attorney before Paternity Mediation to discuss the legal consequences.
Mediator specializing in Paternity issues might be able to provide assistance to determine whether you have a Paternity case and remedies that are available to protect your rights. A determination or claim of paternity can be established through a voluntary acknowledgment, a court petition, or scientific evidence such as blood and DNA tests. A child is entitled to the same legal rights as a child born within a marriage, including support from parents, medical and life insurance coverage, and inheritance protection.
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