12.30 – 1.15 pm

by devuser

Posted on 2016-04-15 at 05:47:34

LEGAL 101: Contracts, Legal Issues and Parentage processes- What issues should be covered? What if surrogate refuses to sign parentage, what if IPs refuse to pay bills? What rights does the surrogate have? What legal protection do intended parents & surrogates have? How does this differ by state? What legal services are required? How is legal parentage granted?

Moderator: Gregg Field Panelists: Molly O’Brien, Law Offices of Molly O’Brien; Will Halm, International Reproductive Law Group; Lori Meyers, Meyers O’Hara; Judge Amy Pellman


Nearly one in five Australian couples venturing abroad choose Canada as their special place to create family (one in three if you only consider gay couples). Eleven couples I know are expecting babies via Canadian surrogacy over the coming five months. They are not alone. Intended parents from dozens of countries, including France, the UK, […]

While Hong Kong, Bangkok and Sydney are popular destinations for Family Building and for a good quality IVF, increasing numbers need a surrogate and such services are harder to access. Yet a global audit of surrogacy agencies in 2018 showed China to be in the top three user nations of cross-border surrogacy globally. In the […]

Giving Food to the hungry; Hope to the needy; Life to a baby Together keeping babies healthy as only breastmilk can. I am excited about being involved with Growing Families. I have already had the privilege of helping many intending mothers prepare for breastfeeding by assisting them induce lactation. It has been wonderful to support […]