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Call us: 403.265.7777

Ellen Embury on parental rights: News Talk Radio 770

June 30, 2015 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

As Alberta families continue to evolve, people are seeking legal advice from DBB on what makes a family and whether it is possible to contract out of parental rights in certain circumstances. Ellen Embury addresses these novel issues in an interview with News Talk Radio 770 (June 29, 2015).

 

Click the audio links below to listen to the interview.

 

Ellen Embury Interview Part 1

Ellen Embury Interview Part 2

 

Learn more about Ellen’s surrogacy law practice here>>

DBB sponsors bull riding at Canadian Rockies International Rodeo & Music Festival

June 13, 2015 by DBB Law in Community, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

DBB LLP is sponsoring the bull riding event at this year’s rodeo hosted by the Alberta Rockies Gay Rodeo Association (AGRA) in Strathmore, Alberta from June 26-28.

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Dunphy Best Blocksom LLP Wins Awards

April 13, 2015 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

Dunphy Best Blocksom (DBB) is pleased to announce that the firm has recently been awarded Corporate INTL Magazine’s Editor’s Choice for Family Law Firm of the Year (2015, Canada).

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Ellen Embury interviewed on CBC’s The Current

August 10, 2014 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

DBB’s reproductive law specialist Ellen Embury was recently interviewed on CBC radio’s program The Current, Can fertility clinics refuse to create ‘rainbow families’? (July 29, 2014).

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Surrogacy specialist Ellen Embury featured in Calgary Herald

October 8, 2013 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

Ellen Embury is one of a handful of lawyers in the country who specialize in reproductive law. She sat down with the Herald’s Natalie Stechyson to discuss the patchwork of rules, regulations and laws governing assisted reproduction – and what motivates her to focus on helping the LGBTQ community.

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Video: What makes a parent? Q&A with fertility lawyer Ellen Embury

September 26, 2013 by DBB Law in Family Law, News, Surrogacy & Fertility

Calgary’s Ellen Embury is one of a handful of lawyers in the country who specialize in reproductive law. She sat down with the Calgary Herald’s Natalie Stechyson to discuss the patchwork of rules, regulations and laws governing assisted reproduction – and what motivates her to focus on helping the LGBTQ community.

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FAQs on surrogacy in Canada: part 2

July 24, 2013 by DBB Law in Family Law, Surrogacy & Fertility

Find more answers to your surrogacy questions.

 

1. HOW LONG DOES THE PROCESS TAKE?

 

The entire process, including obtaining independent legal advice, can usually be completed in about two to three weeks.

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FAQs on surrogacy in Canada: part 1

July 22, 2013 by DBB Law in Family Law, Surrogacy & Fertility

Surrogacy in Canada is a legal option and a highly fulfilling alternative for couples that have difficulty creating a family on their own. It is also a wonderful opportunity for women to change the lives of those who cannot carry a child to term.

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