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May 2016 – Dean Masserman will be speaking at the AAML (Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers) conference in Napa Valley, California about Embryo Disposition Agreements and how they impact divorce and legal separation.

May 2016 – Dean Masserman will be attending Surrofair in Madrid, Spain to speak about Surrogacy in the U.S. and to hold private meetings.

March 2016 – Andrew Vorzimer mediated a roundtable discussion regarding international surrogacy at the FTS (Families Through Surrogacy) London conference.

March 2016 – Dean Masserman spoke at PCRS in Rancho Mirage, California about potential liability for failing to advise patients about PGS and PGD and other types of genetic testing.

March 2016 – Andrew Vorzimer spoke at PCRS in Rancho Mirage, California about when PGS, PGD or other genetic tests are warranted prior to an IVF procedure.

August 7, 2015 – Dean Masserman will be speaking at  STARTART Annual REI Nursing Congress in Las Vegas Nevada, presenting “Challenging Cases in Fertility & Family Law.”

Fall Conference (TBD) – Molly O’Brien will be speaking at the American Bar Association (ABA)  Conference in Portland, Oregon on the topic of Surrogacy Agreements.

April 28, 2015 – Andrew Vorzimer will be presenting at The American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys (AAARTA) Annual Conference: “Making Waves for Change: Representation of Parties in Multiple Jurisdictions – Ethical Issues in ART.

April 17, 2015 – Andrew Vorzimer and Molly O’Brien will be speaking at the Whittier Health Law Symposium on the Anatomy of Assisted Reproduction: The Journey to Modern Family Formation.

April 10, 2015 – Andrew Vorzimer will be presenting at the ABA Section of International law in Brighton, England: Alternative Reproduction and International Adoption – how to acquire parental rights in respect of your child.

March 2015 – Andrew Vorzimer will be speaking at The Donor Egg Meeting in South Carolina on Legal Complications in Surrogacy.

August 2014 – Dean Masserman spoke at the 2014 STARTART Annual REI Nursing Congress in Las Vegas Nevada about important bio-ethical and legal issues facing IVF clinics.

July 2014 – Andrew Vorzimer was quoted in The New York Times article entitled “A Surrogacy Agency That Delivered Heartache.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/28/us/surrogacy-agency-planet-hospital-delivered-heartache.html

Jul 2014 – Andrew Vorzimer was heavily quoted in The New York Times article entitled “Coming to U.S. for Baby, and Womb to Carry It.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/06/us/foreign-couples-heading-to-america-for-surrogate-pregnancies.html?_r=0

April 2014 – Andrew Vorzimer  presented, at the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology (AAARTA), a talk entitled “Current Ethical and Legal Challenges in ART.”

March 2014 – Dean Masserman spoke at the Fertility Planit conference in Los Angeles about Co-parenting agreements. Co-Parenting_101_How_to_Co-parent_with_Friends_Donors

October 2013 – Andrew Vorzimer presented and attended the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) conference in Boston, MA.

May 2013 – Andrew Vorzimer was quoted in a Forbes Magazine Article about Surrogacy

http://www.forbes.com/sites/jonentine/2013/05/08/making-babies-selling-embryos-despite-ethic-concerns-address-genuine-needs/

April 2013 – Andrew Vorzimer lectured at the American Bar Association (ABA) conference in Anchorage, Alaska on “The Ethics of Addressing an ART-Related Bar Grievance Complaint” for the family law section.

April 2013 – Andrew Vorzimer lectured at the Building Families Show in London, England on “Legal Contracts and Pre-Birth Orders in International Surrogacy and Egg Donor Arrangements.”

January 4, 2013 – Andrew Vorzimer is featured on the cover of the January 2013 edition of California Lawyer magazine. Inside there is an extensive interview with Mr. Vorzimer and his colleagues in the Reproductive Law field, detailing how he became the industry leader and the “guardian of the surrogacy industry.”

http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/dailyjournal/calilawyer_201301/#/