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THIS AGREEMENT dated this 1st day of January, 2004 between
Jim and Betty Rec residing at 111 Some Address, Houston, TX
and John and Jane Doe residing at 222 Another Address, San Francisco, CA.
The parties acknowledge that John and Jane Doe are the owners of five (5) pre-zygotes (or frozen embryos) which they agree to transfer to Jim and Betty Rec. John and Jane Doe represent that they are the sole owners of the pre-zygotes and are entitled to transfer them.
In consideration for the transfer, Jim and Betty Rec agrees to pay John and Jane Doe out of pocket expenses for legal fees associated with this agreement as well as any expense incidental to the transfer as required by the Rec’s or the Rec’s clinics. Other than the foregoing, the Rec’s shall have no other financial obligation to the Doe’s. All financial obligations for the Rec’s to the Doe’s will be made known to the Rec’s at the time of the actual transfer of the pre-zygotes. The Doe’s hereby acknowledges that upon transfer, they will have no ownership rights or claims of any nature whatsoever over the pre-zygotes. They further acknowledge that they have no and forgo any and all parental and familial rights, privileges, and obligations with respect to any child or children which may result. The Rec’s shall exclusively have all such rights, privileges and obligations.
The Rec’s acknowledge that they have had the opportunity to consult with independent legal counsel concerning the contents of this agreement. Transfer of the pre-zygotes shall occur on or about May 1st, 2004.