Father Prevails in Changing Child’s Last Name

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A new opinion on the name change of a child. Not your every day issue, but the Houston 1st Court of Appeals affirmed the trial court’s grant of a change of a name from the mother’s surname to the father’s surname in Anderson v. Dainard on October 6. Yes, it appears the child’s name was changed from Anderson to Dainard.