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These Two Dads Almost Lost Their Son In A Bizarre Surrogacy Case

Jay Timmons and Rick Olson thought they’d have no legal trouble using a surrogate to birth their son. Then a rogue judge in Wisconsin pulled them into an 11-month legal battle. posted on Aug. 27, 2016, at 9:56 a.m. Tamar Lewin BuzzFeed Contributor Jay Timmons (left) and Rick Olson (right) with their three children. [...]

By | August 27th, 2016|Press, Uncategorized|0 Comments

An outdated law is preventing same-sex couples in New Jersey from getting fertility treatment

TIME FOR A DO-OVER Looking for another win. (Reuters/Eduardo Munoz) WRITTEN BY Ananya Bhattacharya August 13, 2016 In the state of New Jersey, women can avoid out-of-pocket costs for infertility treatments—but only if they’re trying to conceive with a man. The New Jersey Infertility Mandate requires all insurance providers that cover at least 50 [...]

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Scientists Are Fighting Over Whether Egg Donors Should Be Paid

Scientists say that paying women for eggs will allow them to do crucial research, but women’s health advocates say the law could harm women. Originally posted on Jul. 31, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.Updated on Jul. 31, 2016, at 11:15 a.m. buzzfeed.com Cora Lewis BuzzFeed News Reporter Azeen Ghorayshi BuzzFeed News Reporter Dr. Nicole Noyes [...]

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Building Your Family with Assisted Reproduction

As infertility treatment technology advances, more Americans are turning to assisted reproduction. Here, we look at some of the choices families are making. by Elizabeth Larsen adoptivefamilies.com TAGS: Assisted Reproduction, Donor Egg, Donor Embryo, Donor Sperm, Surrogacy, Talking with Kids About ART As infertility treatment technology advances, more Americans are turning to assisted reproduction. [...]

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Surrogacy expert: Wisconsin case ‘craziest thing I’ve ever heard’

Melissa Brisman — a leading fertility lawyer and CEO of Reproductive Possibilities — has helped thousands of couples become parents through surrogacy over the past 18 years. But Brisman said she has never heard anything like the case of the same-sex couple who ended up spending $400,000 in legal fees in a protracted fight with [...]

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How 2 Women Became Friends After Bonding at IVF Clinic and Ended up Giving Birth to Siblings

How 2 Women Became Friends After Bonding at IVF Clinic – and Ended up Giving Birth to Siblings November 24, 2015 By Pam Grout When Melissa Greenberg met Tina Kolovchevich five years ago, she knew immediately she wanted to be friends. They were both professionals in New York, both in their 40s and both struggling [...]

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Sherri Shepherd Must Remain on Birth Certificate of Son Born Via Surrogate, Pay Child Support

Sherri Shepherd Must Remain on Birth Certificate of Son Born Via Surrogate, Pay Child Support November 24, 2015 By Diane Herbst Former The View co-host Sherri Shepherd lost her fight to have her name removed from the birth certificate of the son she had via surrogate, and she must continue paying child support for the [...]

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So Proud to be Featured on Italian TV. Congrats to our client and gestational carrier who also appeared! Fabulous Piece!

Matrix - Diritti civili, la polemica delle adozioni Italian TV October 15, 2015 So Proud to be Featured on Italian TV. Congrats to our client and gestational carrier who also appeared! Fabulous Piece! http://mdst.it/03v566458/Use Ctrl + C to

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Cover Story on Melissa Brisman Baby Mama

August 27, 2015 By Trey Popp If the workplace is a window into the American soul, Melissa Brisman W’93’s office is a singular slice of motherhood and apple pie. Like many lawyers, she keeps an array of framed diplomas and honorary certificates on a wall close to her desk. And like many parents, she keeps [...]

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Grazia Inchiesta

Grazia Inchiesta August 3, 2015 By Maria Teresa Cometto C ’è un garbuglio giuridico lungo la strada di una coppia sterile che cerca di diventare una famiglia con figli. Ed è quello che riguarda la maternità surrogata, cioè il ricorso a un cosiddetto “utero in affitto”, una pratica ancora vietata in Italia. Anche se qualcosa [...]

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