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In this article, our Moline paternity attorneys explain the types of paternity cases that three different primary types of paternity cases that can be filed in Moline. Our Moline paternity lawyers explain who can file a paternity suit, when can a contested paternity suit be filed and how the courts proceed with these matters. We also examine contested paternity suits as well as the statute of limitations regarding these types of cases to help you make educated decisions regaridng your Moline paternity matter.
Our Moline paternity lawyers discuss in this article the establishment of paternity by consent at birth, known as voluntary acknowledgment of paternity. When children born to patents who are unmarried, hospitals and midwives are required by the Illinois Vital Records Act to provide the parents with the forms that allow the parents to simply and easily establish paternity by mutual consent, assuming that both parents agree. These forms include:
If the parents are in agreement about paternity, they can execute these forms and deliver them to the clerk of the circuit court. The judge will then enter the agreed order without requiring the parents to appear in court.