What is it?
It is the process by which an individual is recognized as the father of a person, acquiring the rights and obligations derived from the law.
- Recognition of paternity
- 1. What to do if the father does not want to acknowledge his paternity?
You must approach the Family Jurisdiction where an investigation is conducted and a Judge decides whether to declare the paternity or not.
- 2. Is it possible to revoke the paternity recognition?
No, the paternity acknowledgment is irrevocable.
The paternity recognition can occur through:
- Signature of who recognizes in the birth certificate or by declaration in front of a judge.
- Court order.