Richard Adams looks at recent developments regarding birth registration and declarations of parentage ‘A declaration of parentage can only be made in respect of biological parentage or parentage by operation of law.’Birth registration performs many functions, from providing evidence of the history and identity of children, to providing parents with rights and responsibilities arising from …
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- A & anor v P & ors (Surrogacy: Parental Order: Death of Applicant)  EWHC 1738 (Fam)
- In the matter of F (Children)  EWCA Civ 1765
- In the matter of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 (Cases A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H)  EWHC 2602 (Fam)
- M v W (Declaration of Parentage)  EWHC 2341 (Fam)