Assisted Reproductive Technology Contracts: Drafting Fundamentals

Production Date: February 19, 2014 Practice Areas: Contract Law, Family & Matrimonial Law, and Legal Research & Writing Estimated Length: 5585 minutes


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Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) contracts include extremely complex and sensitive issues that prompt a number of drafting concerns for attorneys. In her third installment on ART, Colleen Quinn returns to guide attorneys through the important considerations surrounding ART contract drafting.  Ms. Quinn will provide an extensive road map that incorporates specific structural techniques that will help demystify the ART contract.  


In addition, she will provide practical examples and sample contract provisions to assist practitioners in drafting provisions covering everything from pre-screening representations, physical exams & psychological evaluations to labor notification, breaches and remedies.  Do not miss this thorough examination of ART contract drafting that both new and seasoned practitioners in the field will appreciate.   


Learning Objectives:

I.   Grasp the new world of family creation options

II.  Recognize the best choice of law options for your contract

III. Draft provisions surrounding: 

  • Pre-Screening Representations
  • Physical Exams & Psychological Evaluations 
  • Payments
  • Genetic Testing
  • Mishaps, Death or Disappearance of Intended Parents
  • Labor Notifications
  • Breaches and Remedies

IV. Identify Health Insurance Coverage Issues 

V. Identify Abortion and Selective Reduction Issues


Jeffrey P.
Bethlehem, PA


Julie A. B.
Hiles, WI

Well done! The experience of the lecturer, Colleen Quinn, is obvious. Her intellectual firepower is awesome as she informs and explains a complex and specialized area of law.

Laura N.
Bethal, CT

Fabulous. Interesting. Easy to follow. Practical.

Dorrie W.
Modesto, CA

This was a fascinating presentation. I learned a great deal, and I think it's an exciting area of law.

R. Sean M.
Allen, TX

Very informative and instructive on complex issues. Great Job.

Javier O.
San Antonio, TX

She did an outstanding job presenting the material.

Eric P.
Dallas, TX


Fonda F.
Carrollton, TX

Great speaker-- very personable and VERY knowledgeable.

Karen B.
Dix Hills, NY

Fascinating material!

Robert Z C.

Very informative. Not my area of practice, never will be. But still fascinating what is involved.

Cynthia L.
Wilmington, NC

excellent speaker

Carrie M.
Seattle, WA

Great! Very informative

Robin B.
McHenry, IL

Great topic. Wonderful speaker.

pamela s.
Dothan, AL

Fabulous fabulous fabulous! I search for all her lectures. Colleen is top-notch.

Patt G.
Roanoke, TX

excellent use of cartoons to make a point!

Melissa S.
Holly Springs, NC

This was highly informative and very entertaining!

Kelly A.
Wilmington, DE


Megan H.
Charlotte, NC

Fantastic course. Brought up lots of issues to look our for and to plan for.

Debbi Ann R.
Brandywine, MD

Excellent course, and very informative.

A. P.
Lafayette, LA

Quinn does it again!

Maureen S.
Narberth, PA

WOW What this woman knows about this area of law could make a whole law school course!

Cynthia R.
Virginia Beach, VA


Lisa P.
Springfield, VA

Would love more programing on this topic. Advance ART contracting would be good.

Mary M.
Henrico, VA

super informative. great speaker

Lawrence J.
Amherst, VA

shoould be rated a 5. Really shows the importance of drafting with appropriate experience and input. So many bases to cover.

Anna J.
Arlington, VA

Great presentation. Very relevant and informative.

Zara W.
New York, NY

very interesting presentation, thank you.

Kavitha P.
Morrisville, NC

Great lecture!

Melea B.
Tuckahoe, NY

Excellent authority on the subject. An area about which I was not familiar.

Richard K.
Tucson, AZ

Wonderful presentation of a complicated type of contract.

Cynthia B.
Garland, TX

Excellent speaker.

Alexander W.
Houston, TX

Very informative

Robert S.
Chicago, IL

A very clear overview of the area for practitioner without previous experience and may be asked generally for advise on these issues and to refer to expert. Found it valuable.

Patrick O.
Brooklyn, NY

A complete unfamiliar area of law but the speaker's excitement was infectious.

Kristina U.
King George, VA

Very interesting. I would recommend.

Melanie C.
Austin, TX

Very useful! Lots of issues---what a good laundry list of what to plan!!

Perry H.
Martinsville, VA

The speaker very knowledged and experienced in her field.

Michael C M.

fascinating. the speaker was excellent.

Lane W.
Memphis, TN

Phenomenal speaker. Her mastery of the ins and outs of the entire process is clear. Great program!

Bret L.
Saint Louis, MO

Surprisingly informative and useful course, even for those not practicing in this area.

Sue M. L.
Austin, TX

This is a fascinating topic, with very helpful detailed hints. The slides were relevant and humorous as well.

Christopher C.
Morristown, TN

Great speaker and fantastic substance for a developing area of the law in many states including TN.

Richard L.
New York, NY


Heidi K.
Southlake, TX

this was VERY interesting!!

Curtis W.
Parker, CO

Excellent. Really comprehensive! Kinda intimidating.

dynelle t.
Boulder, CO

excellent presentation!

Karen B.
Mesquite, TX

Thank you, I truly enjoyed and was educated by this presentation.

Joshua C.
Limestone, TN

Very thorough class. Good sense of humor and extreme competence made this an easy one to learn from and held attention well.

Andrew S.
Kildeer, IL

outstanding instructor

Devyn C.
Chicago, IL

Fantastic presentation. Well organized, clear and interesting,

Darwin K.
Roselle, IL


Beth B.
Taylorville, IL

Very good! Loved it.

Robert H.
Harwich Port, MA

Excellent presenter.

Lisa B.
Chicago, IL

Great and very relevant subject matter.

Maria G.
Findlay, OH

Very interesting...should be some fascinating developments in this area.

Julie B.
Santa Fe, NM

Really well done. Extremely detailed and specific.

James T.
Pittsford, NY

Good session.

Kimberly J.
Riverhead, NY

Fantastic, a great topic with so many nuances, really enjoyed it.

Sally A.
Waxhaw, NC

Very informative.

Karen C.
Waxhaw, NC

Lots of great information

Danielle W.
Waxhaw, NC

This presenter was PHENOMENAL - among the best on Lawline! Engaging speaker, wonderful flow to presentation and well-organized, thorough and extremely informative material.

Charles C.
Wilmington, NC

The speakers have been excellent lately.

mike l.
Lorton, VA

One of the best speakers offered by Lawline.

Scott C.
Charlotte, NC

Excellent program!