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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

In this CPDcast Katie Newbury and Claire Wood from Kingsley Napley provide a family and immigration law perspective on international surrogacy. They consider the legal issues which arise in international surrogacy, the scope of surrogacy agreements in the UK and some of the pitfalls of international surrogacy from a family law perspective.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the legal position on surrogacy agreements in the UK;
  • Know the rights and responsibilities of a surrogate mother;
  • Have considered the scope and purpose of Parental Orders;
  • Be aware of the main statutory framework regulating British nationality;
  • Know where commercial surrogacy is legal.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • British Nationality Act 1981;
  • Children Act 1989;
  • Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008;
  • Surrogacy Arrangements Act 1985.
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In this CPDcast Katie Newbury and Claire Wood from Kingsley Napley provide a family and immigration law perspective on international surrogacy.

Date Recorded: 27th February 2014

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