Portugal: New Law Further Regulates Surrogate Pregnancy

(Aug. 14, 2017) On July 31, 2017, the Government of Portugal passed Regulatory Decree No. 6 to more manage surrogate maternity (gestaçã& #xE 7;ã&#xE 3; o de substitui & #xE 7; & #xE 3; o), which  is governed by Legislation

Peru: Judicial Determination of Out-of-Wedlock Paternity

(Aug. 10, 2017) The Peruvian Congress, by an unanimous ballot, has actually changed & #xA 0; the legislation controling the & #xA 0; process for developing & #xA 0; filiation of children. Under the amendment, Law 30628, any individual with a reputable rate

Israel: Landmark Decision on Child Support

(Aug. 3, 2017) On July 19, 2017, Israel’s Supreme Court, in an extensive panel of 7 justices, unanimously approved appeals against choices provided by the area courts of Central-Lod as well as of Haifa to the result that the obligation

Germany: Right to Know Biological Father for Children Conceived Through Sperm Donation

(July 27, 2017) On May 18, 2017, the German Bundestag (parliament) adopted an act that offers youngsters developed via sperm donation the right to inquire on the identification of the sperm donor once the child turns 16. The act omits

Israel: Applicable Law of Dissolution of Mixed Marriages

(July 5, 2017) On June 22, 2017, Israel’s Supreme Court declined a request to enable a charm against a choice by the Nazareth District Court confirming the credibility of dissolution of marriage between a Jewish female and a male not

Germany: Parliament Votes to Allow Same-Sex Marriage

(July 5, 2017) On June 30, 2017, the German Bundestag (parliament) embraced an amendment to the Civil Code that permits same-sex couples to participate in marital relationships. The modification was passed with 393 to 226 votes and four abstentions in