Posted on 2019-08-30 at 03:10:51
Surrogacy in Unregulated Countries (Click to download)
Over the last decade, thousands of intended parents have engaged successfully in surrogacy in countries without surrogacy laws in place , driven by lower costs, eligibility or convenience. This session tracks the trends in ‘unregulated’ surrogacy globally, how countries are dealing with these and provides an update on surrogacy in Mexico and emerging programs in Europe for gay singles and couples.
Alex Reid, Miracle Surrogacy, Mexico & Czech Republic
Lawyer, Stewart Dalley of D&S Law, has both lived and professional experience of surrogacy, having represented several people with their surrogacy journeys (domestically and internationally) as well as having three children of his own through surrogacy. Stewart is considered an expert in the field of the laws related to human assisted reproduction, including surrogacy, sperm, […]
Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]
I have been working in this field for over a decade and the intended parents who come most unstuck in creating family are those who try to rely solely on social media tips as their manual for family building. While the casual advice from past parents is well-meaning, every journey is different and this is […]