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Law in a Nutshell: Wills & Trusts

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Edition: 4th ed., 2012
Author(s): Mennell, Burr


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Product Description

This Law in a Nutshell: Wills & Trusts is designed to help law students in their efforts to master the course in Wills and Trusts and to pass examination questions in that subject. The authoritative text answers questions such as what property does an heir receive when there is no will; what are the rights of the spouse and children when there is no will; what are the requirements necessary to make or change a will; how and what are beneficiaries entitled to receive; and how to create and administer trusts. Includes extensive coverage on anti-lapse and pretermission.

Features and Benefits:
Succinct summation of wills and trusts;
Learn how to interpret wills;
Guidelines for creating and administering trusts;
Answer exam questions quickly and accurately.

Table of Contents includes:
Wills: Intestacy;
Wills: Superseding Rights of the Spouse and Issue;
Wills: The Statute of Wills;
Wills: Revoking and Changing Wills;
Wills: Beneficiaries;
Wills: Changes in Items Bequeathed;
Wills: Interpretation;
Decedent's Estate Administration;
Creation Of Trusts;
Trust Administration.

Don't let their small size fool you: West's Law in a Nutshell series represents the depth and breadth of the law in over a hundred different areas. Nutshells have a loyal following who swear by their succinct and easy to understand treatment of the law, and this particular title is a great illustration that learning the law doesn't have to be dry and confusing.


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Format Paperback
Author Mennell, Burr
ISBN 9780314280626
Edition 4th ed., 2012
Publisher West