New blog “Perintöverotus muuttui – sateenkaariväki kaipaa osaavia lakimiehiä”

New blog “Perintöverotus muuttui – sateenkaariväki kaipaa osaavia lakimiehiä”

New blog by Antu Sorainen on the reform of the inheritance taxation in Finland, and the need for lawyers with a deeper knowledge on the diverse kinship situations of rainbow families, lesbians, gays and other queer groups.   Sateenkaariperheet ja muut epätavanomaisissa suhteissa elävät ihmiset kuten valtaosa lesboista ja homoista kaipaavat nyt päteviä juristeja auttamaan heitä testamentti- ja perintöasioissa. Vuoden…

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Huippu-urheilijan sukulaisuus ja seksuaalisuus – periikö menestyjä itsetunnon?

Huippu-urheilijan sukulaisuus ja seksuaalisuus – periikö menestyjä itsetunnon?

(For English speaking audience: in this blog entry we write about the importance of overlapping family relations, coach-athlete and team relations for the athlete’s success and self-esteem, based on our participation in the Excellence in Finland accelerator programme with the Finnish Olympic Committee. Follow us for entries in English later!) Urheilussa päämäärät tuntuvat usein olevan selkeitä. Toisin on hapuilevissa, ristiriitaisissa…

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Antu Sorainen talked about Queer Wills at the Socio-Legal Society of Finland

Antu Sorainen talked about Queer Wills at the Socio-Legal Society of Finland

Queer Wills and Inheritances Practices in Sexualy Marginalised Groups Survey results were discussed at the Socio-Legal Society of Finland, with Docent Antu Sorainen, Professor of Civil Law Urpo Kangas, and Solicitor Ulf MĂĄnsson on 18th of October 2016 (House of Sciences, Helsinki).. The main point was that if we’ll analyse what kind of kinship ideology the inheritance legislation is built…

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Queer Seminar in the Stockholm University

Queer Seminar in the Stockholm University

    Antu Sorainen presented the first survey results on queer wills and inheritance arrangements in the Stockholm University on the 25 of April of 2016. She was invited to give a talk on the Queer Seminar that celebrates their 20 year jubilee.  During her talk, Antu presented the respondent numbers in different languages, with more than 50% of the…

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