T. J. Jesky's answer There is no question that you will have expenses associated with the pregnancy. In order to answer your question, it depends on the State. Some States permit child support during pregnancy and some do not.
The problem with obtaining a child support for an unborn child deals with establishing paternity for the unborn child. However, if the father is willing to acknowledge his paternity, then it becomes must easier. If the father is not willing to acknowledge paternity prior to...
T. J. Jesky's answer Generally speaking, those who choose legal separation instead of divorce is usually based on religious beliefs, a desire to keep the family together legally for the sake of children, or the need for one spouse to keep the health insurance benefits that would be lost with a divorce.
A separation is not the same as a divorce. With a separation, you’re still legally married until you obtain a judgment of divorce from a court. Generally a separation does affect the financial...
Joseph Jaap's answer Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to review all the facts, advise you, and file with the court. You also will probably be required to start paying child support if you file.
T. J. Jesky's answer If the individual is 30 years, they can certainly hire an attorney to petition the Court for a name change. With a Court order name change, the 30 year old will be able to change their name with the Social Security System. And, in some States, with a Court Order, you can update your Birth Certificate with the Court ordered name change.
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer Has there not been any court action concerning custody? If not, you have six months from the time your son was last in Florida (earlier this summer, I gather) in which to file suit for custody in Florida. The father cannot file suit in Tennessee unless the child has been in Tennessee for at least six months. Both states have adopted the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act, which so provides.
Melissa Averett's answer If CPS has filed for and been granted guardianship, then they have the almost exclusive power to place the child. The only thing you can do to fight it is hire a lawyer and appeal to the judge.
Regina Irene Edwards' answer No one could or should give you advice without reviewing your file. Offer and acceptance is a very specific issue, that cannot be summed up in an email. If you want advice about the status of the agreement, you should consult with an attorney who can review all documents and correspondence.
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