Above The Law Jan. 17, 2018

Ultra-Orthodox Community Versus Transgender Parent, Kids In The Middle It’s nice to see another country struggling with the balance between religious freedom and the right to be treated equally and without discrimination. https://abovethelaw.com/2018/01/ultra-orthodox-community-versus-transgender-parent-kids-in-the-middle/

Above the Law Jan. 10, 2018

Forget Marijuana, The Biggest Legal Issue Coming Out of Colorado Is Babies In this case, the Colorado Supreme Court will decide what to do with the ‘leftover’ frozen embryos of two feuding exes. https://abovethelaw.com/2018/01/forget-marijuana-the-biggest-legal-issue-coming-out-of-colorado-is-babies/ #IVF #SurprisePregnancy

Above The Law Dec. 20, 2017

Fertility Clinics, Beware Of Your Flawed Eggs Clinics should test their donated genetic material, or, at a minimum, be clear with patients what testing they are or are not doing. https://abovethelaw.com/2017/12/fertility-clinics-beware-of-your-flawed-eggs/ #Beware #FlawedEggs

Above The Law Dec. 12, 2017

The $5 Million Surrogacy Offer And Disgraced Politician Trent Franks thankfully, Franks has resigned from Congress, so we’ll never have to unravel the weird details behind this story. https://abovethelaw.com/2017/12/the-5-million-surrogacy-offer-and-disgraced-politician-trent-franks/ #surrogacyoffer

Above the Law Nov. 29, 2017

Surrogate Tries To Keep Baby, Court Doesn’t Care About Genetics This case would have been much less of a struggle in the US… https://abovethelaw.com/2017/11/surrogate-tries-to-keep-baby-court-doesnt-care-about-genetics/

Above The Law Nov. 22, 2017

Flawed Eggs: Parents Sue Fertility Clinic Over Children’s Genetic Defect What can people expect from a clinic in terms of screening for genetic abnormalities? https://abovethelaw.com/2017/11/flawed-eggs-parents-sue-fertility-clinic-over-childrens-genetic-defect/ #genetics

Above The Law November 15, 2017

Ireland’s Antiquated Definition Of ‘Parent’ Means Denying Citizenship To Children of Same-Sex Couples Let’s hope we can toast to these children and their Irish passports over a pint of Guinness soon. https://abovethelaw.com/2017/11/irelands-antiquated-definition-of-parent-means-denying-citizenship-to-children-of-same-sex-couples/ #badluck #helpisontheway

Above the Law Nov. 8, 2017

A Terrible Ruling Leaves Thousands Of Children Without Legal Parents Even the judge acknowledged that his ruling was deeply problematic. https://abovethelaw.com/2017/11/a-terrible-ruling-leaves-thousands-of-children-without-legal-parents/

Above The Law Nov. 1, 2017

What Happens When A Surrogate Unknowingly Gets Pregnant With Her Own Child At The Same Time She Is Pregnant With Someone Else’s Child? That. Just. Happened. Surrogates might soon see some strict ‘no sex’ clauses in their contracts. https://abovethelaw.com/2017/11/what-happens-when-a-surrogate-unknowingly-gets-pregnant-with-her-own-child-at-the-same-time-she-is-pregnant-with-someone-elses-child-that-just-happened/ #HowDoesThatEvenHappen