Category Archives: Paternity

How Do Unmarried Parents Get Custody And Visitation Rights In Oregon?

The most significant issue to be worked out for separating unmarried parents is generally child custody and parenting time. It is important to legally establish child custody and a parenting plan even if you are on good terms with the … Continue reading

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How Do I Get Parenting Time (Visitation) With My Child?

Historically, it was believed that a child should always be primarily with one parent and the other parent, no matter how skilled, would have “visitation.”  Current research in the social sciences has discredited this position.  It is now the court’s … Continue reading

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Unmarried Fathers Must Establish Paternity To Have Parental Rights

Unfortunately, most fathers don’t realize that if they were not married to the mother of their child or children, they have no legal rights as a parent.  Paternity for the unmarried father can only be proven through DNA testing or … Continue reading

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