Cases and Materials on Gratuitous Transfers: Wills, Intestate Succession, Trusts, Gifts, Future Interests, and Estate and Gift Taxation
West Group, Jan 1, 1999 - Law - 921 pages
Thoroughly revised and updated to reflect evolving case law and recent developments in the Restatement (Third) of Trusts and revisions to the Uniform Probate Code and other uniform laws. Furnishes ample material for a basic survey course on wills, trusts and decedents' estates, and for more advanced courses in the field. Includes surviving spouse's elective share and waiver of marital property rights; recent cases on the creation of trusts, exceptions to spendthrift protection, and remedies for breach of the fiduciary duty of loyalty; fiduciary investments and the prudent investor rule; and the Uniform Statutory Rule Against Perpetuities.
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administration adopted agreement appellant apply assets attestation attorney Bank beneficiary benefit bequest charitable child circumstances claims clause codicil common law constructive trust contract created creditors daughter death deceased decedent decedent's declaration deed defendant delivery descendants determine devise disclaimer disposition distribution doctrine donor effect elective share entitled equitable evidence executed executor exercise fact fiduciary fraud funds gift grantor heirs held husband income inheritance instrument intent inter vivos trust intestacy invalid investment issue judgment living marriage matter ment parents parties plaintiff power of appointment predeceased presumption principal purpose reason remainder residuary residuary estate Restatement Second result revocation revoke Rule against Perpetuities settlor spendthrift trust statute Statute of Frauds statutory supra surviving spouse testamentary testator's testatrix tion Totten trusts transfer trial court trust estate trust instrument trust property undue influence Uniform Probate Code valid vested wife witnesses