Negotiating Your Surrogacy Contract: For Intended Parents

Negotiating Your Surrogacy Contract It’s a wonderful thing when intended parents match with a surrogate. As their journey together commences, they develop a relationship like no other. However, the possibility of not seeing eye to eye on everything exists. And that is why a surrogacy contract, or what Circle calls a Carrier Agreement, is put […]

Exploring Surrogacy Law: The Legal Side of Surrogacy

Surrogacy Law: The Legal Side of Surrogacy from Circle Surrogacy on Vimeo. Circle’s Director of Legal Services Dean Hutchison explains the benefits of working with an agency that has a full legal team. He also introduces the legal process to intended parents considering surrogacy and wondering what the legal process looks like.   We’re your dedicated […]

Frozen Gametes: What Happens When There’s a Divorce?

Circle lawyer Rona Yang wrote an article for the Boston Bar Association explaining–according to the law, what happens to frozen gametes if a couple divorces? Here is an excerpt from that article: Approximately 10% of women in the United States between ages 15 and 44 are unable to conceive or bear children. Same-sex couples require […]

What’s the Difference Between “On Hold” and “In Cycle” Egg Donors?

Looking to find an egg donor? When searching for an egg donor from Circle’s egg donor database, intended parents may see either of these terms on donor profiles. Both terms indicate that the donor is presently unable to be matched; however, they describe slightly different circumstances. If an egg donor’s profile has an “On Hold” […]