8 Apr, 2021
Jade was delighted to give some training to infertility counsellors with the British Infertility Counselling Association last week about the law on parenthood and fertility for transgender patients. Invited by BICA to address their regular training seminar, Jade was delighted to support counsellors who so clearly want to give quality support to the growing numbers of trans men and women seeking fertility treatment to preserve their fertility or conceive children. Jade spoke about the law, as...
31 Mar, 2021
High Court rules that parents can authorise puberty blocking treatment for transgender children and young people
The High Court Family Division has made an important ruling concerning transgender young people’s access to medical care in the UK. The decision follows the disarray caused by the Bell v Tavistock judgment in which, on 1 December 2020, the Administrative Division of the High Court ruled that the NHS Gender Identity Service should not rely on the consent of children and young people under 16 to treatment with puberty blockers because they could not fully understand the long term implication...
One of our brilliant solicitors, Jade, gave some training to the infertility counsellors at @BICAuk. She was delighted to address the infertility counsellors, to assist them in supporting the growing numbers of trans men & women seeking fertility treatment.https://t.co/fofWB096u1 https://t.co/2nZOtBHlyn
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We are thrilled that the high court has ruled that parents and carers can consent to their children receiving puberty blockers. This important ruling, will mean a relieving a positive change for many. You can read our blog on this welcome change here: https://t.co/PnN7ik3waX https://t.co/lVxwuvvptM
Is UK law changing the way it views commercial surrogacy arrangements? (The Review, Issue 206, July 2020)
- The Review, 28 July 2020
Family planning: how Covid-19 has placed huge strains on all stages of surrogacy
- The Guardian, 14 June 2020
Surrogacy Is Complicated—Then Add a Global Pandemic
- Marie Claire, 17 May 2020
Parents are hiring jets to see their surrogate children for the first time
- Wired, 13 May 2020