Francis to speak at Utah State Bar Elder Law section meeting

Professor Leslie Francis

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Leslie Francis will be speaking at the monthly meeting of the Elder Law Section of the Utah State Bar on Tuesday, April 16, at noon. The topic of her talk is “Estate Planning and Novel Reproductive Technologies: the Revenge of the Fertile Octogenarian.” In the talk, she will deal with questions of parenthood for participants in assisted reproduction, including the legal status of cryopreserved embryos and posthumously conceived children