Subject: artificial insemination for same-sex couples | Local News

HICKORY – The Catawba Valley Paralegal Association will present a seminar on artificial insemination for same-sex couples.

The presentation will take place in the Catawba Valley Community College Room WW123 on Tuesday, February 8 at 6 p.m. The presentation lasts one hour. There is no charge for the general public to attend this program.

The show will be hosted by Wesley E. Starnes, PC The purpose of the show is to review the law regarding children conceived by artificial insemination by same-sex couples. Topics include practical matters, an overview of North Carolina General Statute 49A-1, and a review of legal cases.

If you are interested in participating in the program and you are not a CPSA member, send an invitation request to Laurie Hayden at by Friday, February 4, 2022.

Certified paralegals who are not CPSA members and wish to receive credit for this CPE will be charged a $25 certification fee.

CVPA is a nonprofit organization that encourages ethical and professional conduct within the paralegal profession and promotes paralegal careers in Catawba, Burke, Caldwell, Lincoln, Alexander, Cleveland and surrounding counties. CVPA promotes quality education and fellowship among its members and guests through CPEs, regular meetings, networking and quarterly social events, and advances the paralegal profession through its participation in service projects community.

Jessica C. Bell