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ESTABLISH PATERNITY: WITH CHILD CUSTODY, PARENTING TIME AND SUPPORT
Step 1 of 4:
  • Introduction and the First Court Papers - Court forms and instructions to file a petition to establish paternity, and also get an order of Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time and support.
For Step 2 of 4:
  • Service of the Papers - General information and/or court forms and instructions about serving court papers on the other party.
For Step 3 of 4, choose only one of the following:
  • When the Other Party Does Not Respond - Court forms and instructions to apply for a default hearing in court when the other party does not respond in writing to the court.
  • Respond - Court forms and instructions to respond to a petition to establish paternity.
  • Motion to Set for Trial - Court forms and instructions to prepare for going to trial.
Step 4 of 4:
  • Completing the Process for the Paternity Order - Court forms and instructions on going to the final default hearing, and getting the court order for paternity, Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time and support.
  • Consent Decree - Court forms and instructions about the paternity process when both parties agree on everything.
Other Files You May Want:
Mediation - Court forms and instructions about Mediation Services.

Waiver or Deferral of Court Fees and Costs - Court forms to ask the court to waive or defer fees and costs.

Request the Court to Change Your Address or Name - Court forms and instructions to ask the court to update its records because of a change of your address or name.

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