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What is a paternity judgment for?

What is a paternity judgment for?
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Good evening! I am a family law attorney and I'd be happy to help. Before proceeding though, I'd ask that you be more specific. What is it that you need to know about a paternity judgment? Thank you.
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Why would a man file for one?

A man might file a paternity action to establish his rights. The paternity judgment would detail the custodial arrangement, describe the visitation schedule and set up child support obligations. As such, both parents would have a detailed understanding of their rights and obligations as to the child.

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