Becoming a new father is at once daunting and exciting, filled with late night feedings, crying, diaper changing, and so much more. Child custody for fathers has become much more common, making you the central role model in your newborns life. Whether youre a single father or just want to be an active dad, here are some things to keep in mind that will help you and your newborn.
All is fair in love and waruntil you step into the courtroom to try to get custody of your kids. In modern courtrooms, its rare that a father will be treated equally to the mother, especially during child support or visitation negotiations. Traditionally, the courts sided with the female party, and in many ways this practice has continued.