Medically Assisted Procreation

Alliance VITA’s Response to French Prime Minister

On the eve of Father’s Day, Alliance VITA published the results of the IFOP opinion poll which clearly demonstrate that the French people are very attached to the role of the father. The overwhelming majority (91%) believe that the father plays an essential role...

ART Procreation Business in Belgium: It’s Already There

In order to know the current rates being offered for oocyte donations, a Belgian journalist visited several fertility clinics throughout the country. None of the clinics openly displayed their prices, since the Belgian law of July 6, 2007 concerning assisted...

ART: Age Limit for Men Set at 59 by French Council of State

In decision adopted April 17, 2019, the French Council of State ruled that men over age 59 will not be able to resort to gamete donations for in vitro fertilization. No age limit is set by French law for men to have recourse to ART.  However, Article L. 2141-2 of the...