There are 2 method of determination of paternity
- Joint application of the mother and the father, who recognizes himself as the father of the child, submitted to the civil registry office (for unmarried parents)
- Appeal to court
Establishment of paternity in court made according to the request of one of the parents or guardian, but also by request of the child himself upon reaching the legal age.
Establishing paternity, the court takes into account the cohabitation of the mother of the child and the defendant before the birth of the child or the joint upbringing or support of the child by them or other evidence.
The Child born from the woman after marriage or not later than the hundredth day after the marriage ceased in connection with the death of husband, divorce or annulment, is considered born in marriage.
The Child born from the woman not later than the three hundredth day after divorce, if the woman has already entered into a new marriage, is considered to be born in a new marriage.