In mid-October 2022, lawyer Aleksandar Pavleski participated in the “Introduction to European Family Law Conference”, which took place in Ibiza, Spain. The conference was organized by the International Academy of Family Lawyers
In this text, the focus will be on the similarities in terms of forming an extramarital union and concluding a marriage, and what is it that distinguishes an extramarital union from marriage. We will also cover the topic of how to prove the existence of an extramarital union and when you will need it.
Surrogacy is not a new phenomenon, and some forms of this procedure can be found in ancient civilizations. For example, in ancient Rome, there was a practice of “ventrem locare”, which resembled today’s surrogacy. It meant that a man who had a woman who had no fertility problems could temporarily “hand her over” to another man whose wife was infertile or had stillborn children.
Guardianship is regulated by the Serbian Family Law as a special legal institute. In that sense, a distinction is made between a ward, as a person who is placed under guardianship, and a guardian, as a person who takes care of the ward, all on the basis of a decision on placing under guardianship, issued by the guardianship authority.