Saturday, October 24, 2009
Mark Strasser on Distribution of Embryos Upon Divorce
Mark Strasser (Capital University Law School) has posted You Take the Embryos But I Get the House (and the Business): Recent Trends in Awards Involving Embryos Upon Divorce on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
More and more couples must decide what to do with frozen embryos upon divorce. This article discusses the developing jurisprudence, comparing different approaches adopted or suggested in various jurisdictions. The article concludes that while the enforceable agreement approach has its own difficulties, it is far preferable to some of the other approaches currently proposed or adopted.