June 21

Egg Donation: What You Worry About is Not What I Worry About

Many, many of my clients have fears about the egg donation process. Well, as a lawyer, I have fears too–but the things that you as intended parents worry about are very different from the things that I worry about.   Fear #1: The egg donor will want to take my baby back. This is without.

November 5

Speaking at RESOLVE New England’s Conference

I’m going to be speaking this Saturday at the RESOLVE New England Annual Fertility Treatment, Donor Choices and Adoption Conference. Over at RNE’s blog, you can get a preview of the topics I will be covering in the egg donation session. Look forward to seeing you there.

September 4

Donor Egg Information Night in Concord NH: October 7, 2014

I’m very excited to be speaking at the Donor Egg Information Night session being sponsored by RESOLVE New England here in Concord, New Hampshire. The session will take place on October 7, 2014 from 6-7:30 pm at Presidential Oaks, 200 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH. I, along with a local mom through egg donation, will be there.

July 18

Frozen Donor Eggs: The Essential Guide for Intended Parents

Frozen donor egg technology provides a fantastic opportunity for many hopeful parents to build their families. The lower costs combined with the reduced uncertainty about the stimulation cycles make frozen donor egg cycles a good alternative to fresh donor cycles for many patients. If this is the route you have chosen to build your family,.

June 7

Top 10 Mistakes Made By Couples Using an Egg Donor

While the use of egg donation allows infertile couples to build their families, there are many legal pitfalls that can arise in the process. Couples using an egg donor should always consult with an attorney who can advise them of how to best protect the rights of both themselves and their future children. Mistake #1:.

February 7

Egg Donors and U.S. Citizenship: Important Policy Change

As silly as it may sound, the United States State Department has historically taken the position that United States citizenship is a genetic trait. In other words, the Department would not recognize U.S. citizen mothers via egg donation as the mothers of their own children for the purposes of transmission of their U.S. citizenship. The.

April 5

5 Things You May Not Know About Anonymous Egg Donation

Here are some things you might want to be thinking about as you make the decision to pursue anonymous egg donation to build your family: “Anonymous” does not mean you cannot have any contact with the donor.  In fact, many intended parents and donors have contact using a third-party intermediary such as the matching agency,.

April 4

7 Red Flags to Watch for When Selecting an Egg Donor

There’s so much for prospective parents to think about when selecting an egg donor. One thing that is on the minds of many is whether their chosen egg donor will truly commit to the time-consuming process. In order to donate eggs, a donor must commit to undergoing a series of screening tests followed by ovarian stimulation and egg.