Wills, Trusts & Estates For Legal Assistants
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The author team bring the ideal credentials to this blend of principles and practice. Thorough coverage of estate law with more examples, applications, and practice materials:
A complete introduction of estate law covers interstate succession, wills, estate administration, nonprobate transfers, trusts, and other estate planning concerns, including tax issues and malpractice;
A "learning by doing approach" that uses more examples and applications with text discussions, directly followed by practice exercises -- giving students working knowledge of new concepts before moving on;
An experienced author team combines the dual expertise of a noted law professor and a top paralegal instructor, ensuring the right balance of scholarship and practice;
Extensive pedagogy for paralegal students reinforces the discussions in each chapter with marginal key terms, ethical points, checklists, practice tips, and a glossary of terms.
Topics covered include:
Introduction and Overview;
Descent and Distribution;
Treatment of Certain Categories of Potential Heirs;
Other Intestate Succession Issues;
Requirements for a Valid Will;
Changing Circumstances after Will Execution-Property/Persons;
Revocation of Wills;
Interpretation and Construction;
Reasons People Use Nonprobate Transfers;
Inter vivos Transfers;
Co-Ownership of Property;
Introduction to Trusts;
Trust Creation, Administration, and Enforcement;
Wealth Transfer Taxation;
Disability and Death Planning;
Malpractice and Professional Responsibility.
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|Edition||4th ed., 2012|