7.15 – 7.30pm

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-07-16 at 06:57:47

Legal Agreements & Parentage Post Surrogacy (Click to view)

For international surrogacy, there are surrogacy contracts to sign, powers of attorney and the  legal issues post birth can be complex in regard to citizenship and legal parentage. This session summarises the key issues you need to be aware of and how to best organise for a hassle free process pre and post-birth.

Tracy Horan, Horan & Co, Ireland




If your surrogate is due to give birth prior to 30 July in a country with travel restrictions, please contact your surrogacy agency for advice. The following ‘source’ countries have set up channels of communication with governments in respect to emergency travel and fast-tracked document processing. If you are from one of these countries, email […]

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