Time for Families

UK High Court awarded woman damages for surrogacy following missed cervical cancer diagnosis

September 19th, 2017

In a legal first, the UK High Court has awarded costs of £74,000 to a woman for surrogacy following a delay in detecting cancer in smear tests and biopsies.

In the Age of Celebrity Surrogate Families, What Exactly Is Surrogacy?

September 15th, 2017

Kim Kardashian and Kanye are reportedly expecting their third child via surrogate — many other celebs have done so too.

Utah couple heads to state Supreme Court over law that prevents married gay men from having biological children through surrogacy

September 13th, 2017

Jon and Noel started talking about having a family not long after they married in 2013.

Edie Windsor, Equality’s Champion, Dies at 88

September 12th, 2017

Edie Windsor, a tireless advocate for LGBTQ rights who became a worldwide icon at age 84 when her lawsuit against the US government led the Supreme Court, in 2013, to strike down the key provision of the Defense of Marriage Act, has died at the age of 88.

Lesbian couples can now have children who are a part of each of them

September 12th, 2017

Over the years I’ve had many lesbians tell me they want children but don’t see themselves being pregnant.

These two gay papas are showing why gay surrogacy is beautiful

September 8th, 2017

Full of adorable ‘first moments’ from baby steps to messy plates of spaghetti their Instagram is cute central Meet Papas Manuel from Spain and Bud from New Jersey.

Israeli government ends opposition to same-sex adoption

August 30th, 2017

The Israeli government on Tuesday formally ended its opposition to adoption rights for same-sex couples.

Best Interests of the Child – Evolving Family Law

August 30th, 2017

Best Interests of the Child – In this next installment of the Columbia Teachers College series on professionals working within the LGBT community, I have the privilege of discussing dome of the recent case law that affects our families and we, as professionals, can better educate the circles in which we work.

Chilean president introduces same-sex marriage, adoption bill

August 28th, 2017

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet on Monday introduced a bill that would extend marriage and adoption rights to same-sex couples.

TIAA adds LGBT benefit to help female couples with family planning

August 27th, 2017

Investment advisory firm TIAA has added reciprocal IVF assistance to its family planning benefits package as an LGBT inclusion measure.