by Sam everingham
Posted on 2016-03-21 at 23:16:42
Stephen Page is a dad through surrogacy. Since 1988 he has advised in over 1700 surrogacy journeys for clients throughout Australia and at last count 31 countries overseas. Stephen was admitted in 1987 and has been an accredited family law specialist since 1996. He has written and spoken extensively about surrogacy ART around the world, most recently for the International Family Law Journal about Australian surrogacy laws, and for the South African family law conference about sperm donation. He is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, and a member of its Parentage and LGBT Committees, a Fellow of the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys and is an international representative on the ART Committee of the American Bar Association. He lectures on the Law and Ethics in Reproductive Medicine at the University of New South Wales.
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, […]
The priority of most nations in response to the Covid-19 pandemic has been to close their borders to foreigners while getting their own citizens ‘back home’. Many countries have shut down government departments, closed visa applications – some have introduced night-time curfews. This repatriation focus on nationality over need has had a terrible impact on […]
This pandemic situation has brought everyone’s life to a standstill. So, if you are an intended parent looking for a surrogacy program, there are certain precautions and factors you must consider beforehand. Are agencies still operating surrogacy programs during the Covid-19 outbreak? Nearly all surrogacy agencies continue to accept intended parents, although in Georgia new […]