Full custody ?
My son has my last name and his father is not on the birth certificate How do i get full custody papers on my son to give to his school?
- sirjester099Lv 68 months ago
You should be asking an attorney, not Yahoo Answers
- FoofaLv 78 months ago
If the father's name isn't on the birth certificate you probably already have full custody. If he's never challenged you in court for custody you're surely considered the sole custodian. The school just needs to see his birth certificate so they know you're the parent.
- PatriciaLv 78 months ago
you hire a family law attorney. And if paternity hasn't been proven by a DNA test, then the Courts won't recognize him as your child until that DNA test is completed. You have to pay for it and you have to go through the lab that the Court specifies.
- PearlLv 78 months ago
i would ask the school how they want you to do it
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- wldswedeLv 78 months ago
I would think the birth certificate would be enough.
- 8 months ago
you will probably have to check with a county clerk
- Anonymous8 months ago
Go back to court
- LiliLv 78 months ago
Well, talk to a lawyer, but I don't see why you NEED such papers. If the father is not in the picture, what's the issue? Even if he is, why would the school be demanding such papers if the father isn't even on the birth certificate and doesn't carry his surname?
So, what's the explanation from the school? In any case, take the problem to a lawyer.