New Name – New Identification Of Yourself. Reasons For Name Change

 

 

Name Change is a legal process when a person adopts a name different from their name of birth. The most common reason to channamege one’s name is usually when women get married or divorced, although it is not required by law. Some people just want to change their names because they don’t like them and they want a fresh start in their lives with a new name. There are also people who give name to their child and later feel necessary to change it. There are rare cases when people want to change their names after sex reassignment surgeries, because the new gender requires a new male or female first name.

idAfter changing your name, you must change it also on all forms of your identification:

  • your driver’s license
  • passport
  • social security card
  • bank accounts
  • credit cards
  • other important documents

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Paternity – How Do You Know The Baby Is Yours

pppWhen a wife gives birth to a child it is determined that her husband is the baby’s father. This is called presumption of paternity, that means that as a result of marriage a man is assumed to be the biological father of the child without additional evidences. Paternity means fatherhood and it can be established in two ways:

  • by voluntarily signing  the Acknowledgment of Paternity
  • by petitioning the court to determine paternity

dnaIn the case when the court should determine the biological father of the child, the mother, the child and the presumed father should submit to certain genetic tests. This is usually the DNA testing, where the genetic material of the child is compared against the man’s DNA. This type of testing has the accuracy rate of greater than 99%.

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