Caroline Lindsay Poulsen

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2016-02-23 at 08:22:17

Caroline Lindsay-Poulsen B.L., Cand.Jur. (Copenhagen University, Denmark), Maitrise de Droit (L’ Universite Aix-Marseille III), L.L.M. (Trinity College, Dublin), is a practising member of the Irish Bar. She specialises in Surrogacy law, has spoken at numerous conferences on Surrogacy  and published “Surrogacy: the quest for legal recognition” in the Irish Law Times, 2012, Vol. 30, No. 1,2 & 3.


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 However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted.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 […]

As 2019 comes to a close, it is worth looking back over the year at some of the trends as well as learnings in regard to Family building thru Surrogacy and or Egg Donation globally. Over the year, we ran 10 seminars in Australia, 8 in Europe, 1 in New Zealand, our National Australian conference […]

The Georgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed it will be possible to provide permission for foreign citizens to enter Georgia during travel ban provided that their embassy contacts MFA Georgia with the following information: Intended Parents full name, Passport Number and copies of their passports. Name and registration number of the IVF clinic (for New Life […]