10 Nov, 2017

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How can we protect our rights as a lesbian couple conceiving at home with a known sperm donor?

There are various different ways to conceive a family as a lesbian couple, but one which often prompts questions about the law is home insemination with a known sperm donor.

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20 Nov, 2015

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Co-parenting and known donation planning: is mediation the right way forward?

If you are planning a known donation or a co-parenting arrangement, mediation can be a really effective tool for helping you set strong foundations.  Sadly we see too many disputes

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29 Oct, 2015

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Mitochondrial Donation becomes licensable in the UK from today

On 3 February 2015, the House of Commons voted to approve the Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Mitochondrial Donation) Regulations 2015, and made the UK the first country in the world

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04 Mar, 2015

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Single Dad through surrogacy granted adoption order in legal first

The UK High Court has awarded an adoption order to a single dad through surrogacy, in the first case of its kind in the UK. Describing the law as a

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07 Jun, 2012

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Bionews article by Natalie – The Indian surrogacy industry and why we need to reform UK surrogacy law

By Natalie Gamble.  This article was first published in Bionews on 6 June 2012 and is reproduced by kind permission of the Progress Educational Trust.  PET is a wonderful charity

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28 May, 2012

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Gaydar radio on the options for same sex parents

Sarah Wood-Heath was interviewed on Gaydar Radio on Saturday morning about same sex parenting and the options and pitfalls for gay and lesbian parents starting a family. Talking to Neil and Debbie

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20 Mar, 2012

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Sunday Telegraph – Surrogacy mother launches maternity leave challenge

We are delighted that the Sunday Telegraph has reported the case of a woman who is challenging the UK’s discriminatory rules on maternity leave, highlighting this important issue which affects

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02 Mar, 2012

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Egg and sperm donors – how did it go?

Following her article written for our blog back in August last year, Kriss Fearon from the National Gamete Donation Trust has asked us to post this message about the important research the NGDT

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13 Dec, 2011

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President of the High Court Family Division endorses international surrogacy

Sir Nicholas Wall, the President of the High Court Family Division, has made public his decision to give parenthood to the British parents of twins born through surrogacy in India.  The

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15 Nov, 2011

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Parents to baby Hope talk to the Independent about why they chose US surrogacy

Today’s Independent features a piece by Alice Jolly, mother to daughter Hope who was born through a surrogacy arrangement in the US, and who we are proud to be working

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