Contemporary Trusts and Estates

Contemporary Trusts and Estates

Number of page: 942
Author: Susan N. Gary, Jerome Borison, Naomi R. Cahn, Paula A. Monopoli
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
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Category: Law

The third edition of Contemporary Trusts and Estates captures the rapid evolution of doctrine in trusts and estates law that has occurred over the past half-century in response to profound societal and demographic changes. Based on recent developments in legal education, this casebook integrates legal analysis, judgment and perspective, ethics, and practice skills. It focuses simultaneously on the theoretical foundations and practical applications of the material, teaching students by using traditional case analysis and, at the professor s option, innovative exercises.ÿ Features:
Newly designed, with Wills now presented before Trusts New problems, exercises and cases ¨ÿPost-Obergefellÿv. Hodges developments for same-sex families More material on decanting and the new Uniform Trust Decanting Act Inclusion of the Uniform Powers of Appointment Act Discussion of planning for digital assets Incorporation of 2016ÿACTECÿCommentary on the Model Rules