Tags: presumed father

Family Law

Who’s the Daddy? Part 5.

A man unrelated by blood or marriage to a child can assert a claim of paternity to that child under certain circumstances. In Family Code Section 7611(d) we find a mechanism by which someone who is not related to the...

March 26, 2016
Family Law

Who’s the Daddy? Part 4.

We've looked at the primary three scenarios for establishing paternity, or parentage, of a child when the child is conceived, as we termed it, "the old fashioned way."Now we will look at establishing paternity, or parentage, of a child when...

March 19, 2016
Family Law

Who’s The Daddy? Part 3.

We've dealt with the parentage scenario in which a woman was involved with a man to whom she was not married, but with whom she was living, while involved with a second man at the time of conception.Today's post deals...

March 12, 2016
Family Law

Who’s The Daddy? Part 2.

It may seem that I am going to spend a little too much time on this subject, but I think it is important for men to know their rights - and the time limits in which to assert them -...

February 28, 2016
Family Law

Who’s the Daddy? Part 1.

The goal of some men is to become the "legal" or "adjudicated" Father of a child, sometimes when that child is not their own biological baby. The goal of other men is to avoid being named the legal father of...

February 10, 2016