Fertility

Bringing the law in line with reproductive realities

In British Columbia, legislation now says intention trumps genetics when it comes to assisted human reprodu... Read more

Ian Hull speaking at fertility law course

Toronto estates and trusts lawyer Ian Hull will participate in an upcoming fertility law course where he will discuss issues surrounding fertility laws with respect to estates, wills and matters of succession. Read more

Without consulting experts, online sperm donation risky

As more men and women turn to the Internet to arrange for sperm donations, medical and legal precautions remain an impor... Read more

Bigger issues at hand than paying for sperm donation

The ethical issue of paying for a sperm donation isn't the biggest concern that government should be focusing on wh... Read more

Cohen to discuss fertility law developments

Toronto fertility lawyer  Sara Cohen  is... Read more

Canadians likely to choose imported donor eggs over donor ova cycles

As opponents of commercialized egg and sperm donation and anonymous gamete donation continue to be vocal in... Read more

Practising your passion a risk worth taking

When practising in a niche area of law, the reward of working closely with clients and families is balanced... Read more

SCC won't hear appeal from woman seeking identity of sperm-donor father

OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada will not hear an appeal from a woman who wanted to know the identity of her sperm-d... Read more

Surveying smart software buys

Software is an important tool for a start-up lawyer, and choosing the right tools can ease operations and increase workf... Read more

Case highlights need for sperm donor clarification

A gap in Ontario fertility law remains after a groundbreaking lawsuit was suddenly settled, leaving lingering questions... Read more

Biological parents face legal challenge

Many Canadian provinces are operating with out-of-date legislation that falls out of line with the needs of today’s fami... Read more

Success of case at SCC to impact sperm and egg donation

The ultimate success of the Pratten v. British Columbia (Attorney General) case at the Supreme Court of Canada... Read more