Shaalan V. Jerden Breif Summary- Tort Law Research Paper (300 Level Course)
Shaalan V. Jerden, 713 NE2d 896 Ind. App. (1999)
Facts: Rita Wanstrath Jerden gave birth to a son, A.K.S., on January 31, 1992. The next day Rita and Shaalan executed a paternity affidavit. They never wed, but Shaalan lived with Rita and the child or had frequent contact through March 1994. Shaalan paid for four months of day care while Rita provided financial support.