International Surrogacy

The highly sensitive and topical issue of international surrogacy has become headline news again following the stark warning of a top High Court Judge. At a recent meeting of international family lawyers in London, Dame Lucy Theis warned that the failure of parents to apply for the appropriate court orders in relation to children born […]

International Surrogacy

The previous posts on the issue of international surrogacy http://www.internationaldivorcespecialist.com/?p=436   http://www.internationaldivorcespecialist.com/?p=361 have highlighted the complexities of this subject and the potential pitfalls of which prospective parents need to be aware before entering into a commercial surrogacy agreement overseas. In an attempt to provide guidance and assistance to British Nationals, the foreign and commonwealth office […]

International Surrogacy

The concept of surrogacy has been thrust into the limelight in recent weeks for a number of, mostly negative, reasons. In July 2014, the Thai military government announced a review of fertility clinics with a view to revising the previous law. The sudden and drastic changes to the law, which included raids on many fertility […]

Surrogacy in Ukraine

By Oksana Voynarovska More and more couples all over the world show a high interest in surrogacy as a method of overcoming infertility. However, in most European countries surrogacy is not only severely restricted but, in some cases, even illegal. At the same time, in Ukraine surrogacy is not only allowed by law, but is […]

International Surrogacy

The growth of assisted reproductive technology over the last 30 years has been enormous. More and more couples who have been unable to conceive, for whatever reason, have a wider range of options than ever before. One such option which is becoming increasingly popular on a global scale is the surrogacy arrangement. The law in […]