In the state of Florida (Broward County) if the mother isn't married and the "father" does not sign the acknowledgement of paternity, can the father still be listed on the birth certificate and the child have his last name?
If you are not married to someone else, the father can sign the birth certificate and be listed. You need the father's consent/signature to name him as the father, unless you want to initiate legal action. If he doesn't admit paternity and sign the birth certificate- you can establish...Read more »
You can't legally do anything about where he chooses to live. However, if you have children together and/or you are entitled to alimony, you can seek support as of the date he left, without filing for divorce.
If the parents cannot agree and the decision goes to the Judge, the court will decide based on what it believes is in the child's best interest. It would probably be the school in the district of the parent with majority time sharing. I agree with the earlier answer- the parents should work...Read more »
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