In 2013, Sofia Vergara, actress and star of the hit television show Modern Family, and her then fiance' Nick Loeb, a Florida businessman, sought to conceive a child through in vitro fertilization (IVF) - a process by which an egg and sperm are fertilized outside of the body, and the resulting pre-embryo is implanted in the uterus with the objective of development to full-term.
Barbiero, Alison P.
"What To Expect Before You're Expecting: Clarifying Florida's Statute Governing Pre-Embryo Disposition Agreements And Divorce,"
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