As a general rule, no. But there is not enough information contained in your question to be able to provide a better answer. If what you are objecting to is a matter of law required by statute, then maybe not. It all depends on what you are objection is. You can always go to trial if the complaint...Read more »
You need to do this the right way. If the dna shows that your boyfriend is indeed the father, that will not be the end of the issue. If he is the father, then he would not be lying if he is allowed to sign the birth certificate. However, there is a presumption in the law that a child during the...Read more »
There are several questions that need to be answered before a valid answer can be given. When were you divorced? How do you know your son is not your biological son? A person in Tennessee cannot simply sign away parental rights, it takes a court order. She would have to take you to court, the...Read more »
In Tennessee, a child born during a marriage is presumed to be a child of the marriage. If he refuses to cooperate, he could be held liable for supporting the child. It is in his interest to make sure someone else is held to be the father. In order to keep this from happening again, it would be...Read more »
I met my now boyfriend when pregnant. He has raised the child as his since he was born. When I divorce and it is proven that my husband is not the father can my boyfriend voluntarily acknowledge paternity? Or would he have to adopt considering he is not really the paternal father either? What are... Read more »
First, your boyfriend cannot lie and sign a voluntary acknowledgement of paternity, that would be a crime. If you marry your boyfriend, then a stepparent adoption and termination of parental rights can be brought, however, in some parts of the state, the courts may make you wait a year after the...Read more »
Mr. Grefseng is exactly on point. There is no law forbidding smoking in a private residence. However, a judge can determine if the exposure is harmful. This would have to be brought up in a custody (or if the effects are serious enough and proven with admissible proof) a dependent and neglect...Read more »
going through a divorce now and my wifes attorney is now aware that she has a history of rehab and mental health issues . Can i count of her attorney to do the right thing for my daughter or the right thing for her client so she can rack up "wins "
Your wife's attorney is not your friend. That attorney has an ethical obligation to do everything possible under the law to secure for her every possible advantage. If you do not retain counsel then you are setting yourself for a very bad outcome.
Ok my bondsmen is telling my family I have to turn my self in on a bond but I went to my Frist court date completed the anger management i was ordered to complete and the case was thrown out of court so what do I do
I need more information to be able to address this question. Information such as what grounds were alleged, do you and your husband live together, etc. The issues you raise are condonation and whether you and your husband have or still reside in the same home. You need to seek the advice of a...Read more »
They breakup and the Mother moves to another state. The father files a neglected child report and a few weeks later files an ex-parte restraining order and injunction with false claims the mother absconded, missed child Dr. appt.
He also claims that he fears she may be around her... Read more »
Yes, it could work. That is why you need to retain the services of a local seasoned family law attorney. There seems to be several things operating that are not clear in your question. First, there is a statute governing relocating with a child to another state. Second, a determination must be...Read more »
If your child has not graduated from high school, then you are still on the hook. Given that your order is a Tennessee Order, then you should not still have to pay for your son. However, the state will not stop voluntarily. You need to consult with a local family law attorney about getting an order...Read more »
His rights are not perfected until his files for a judicial determination of paternity in the case of a child born out of wedlock.
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