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Assisted Reproductive Technology: Who Gets Custody of Embryos?

Posted in Divorce, Marital Property, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreement, Property Division
Dealing with infertility and assisted reproductive technology is overwhelming.  Learning the acronyms (IUI, ART, IVF, ICSI) alone can seem daunting. Then there is the anxiety and fear that come along with the regular testing and attempted cycles.  There is the emotion that accompanies the desire for a child.  The women start to feel like they… Continue Reading


Posted in Paternity
Proud parents, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Lauren Hashian welcomed their first child, a baby girl, whom they named Jasmine, into the world last month. All parties are happy and healthy and Johnson has indicated this is the best Christmas present he has ever received!  As the parties are not married, are Johnson’s parental rights… Continue Reading

Are You My “Legal” Father? Establishing Paternity in Pennsylvania

Posted in Paternity, Pennsylvania, Uncategorized
With many couples choosing to cohabitate and forgo the tradition of marriage, the number of unmarried fathers has skyrocketed. Last year, the federal government reported that 40.7% of all 2012 births were “out-of-wedlock.” In Pennsylvania, paternity is automatically established if the parents of a child are married, but the same is not true when the… Continue Reading