Israel Surrogacy: Landmark Overseas Surrogacy Ruling in Israeli Court

An exciting court ruling in Israel gave legal parenthood status to parents who used an overseas surrogate.  Previously, the mother would have had to apply for adoption in order to be recognized as the legal parent.  Of her decision, Judge Shifra Glick stated, “That a biological mother must adopt her natural children, is intolerable and defies common sense.”

Israeli law permits Israel surrogacy agreements made in Israel, although no laws are currently in place regarding overseas surrogacy.

 

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