Q: After you have a baby and the father is not there to sign the birth certificate, how do you get him to sign it?
My child's father is not around and he said he is not going to be there for my child. How can I put him on child support if he doesn't sign the birth certificate?
A: You can petition the court for genetic testing to determine paternity. If he is found to be the father you should file an action for child support through your local domestic relations office.
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Lisa Marie Vari, Esquire
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