Quick Review of Wills, Trusts, and Estates

Authors: Pennell, Jeffrey N. / Newman, Alan
Edition: 5th
Copyright Date: 2016
  • Publication Date: July 5th, 2016
  • ISBN: 9781634602853
  • Subject: Trusts and Estates
  • Series: Quick Reviews
  • Type: Outlines
  • Description: This book provides an outline and analysis of Wills, Trusts & Estates, convenient for class or exam preparation. In addition, It provides clear and concise explanations of legal concepts and terms, along with exam hints, strategies, and study tips. Topics covered include intestacy, will execution formalities and contest, revocation, will contracts, will substitutes, construction, restrictions on disinheritance, trust creation and operation, powers of appointment, future interests, planning for incapacity , the Rule Against Perpetuities, wealth transfer taxation, and much more. This title also includes self-testing and diagnostic review questions. Sample essay questions with model answers and detailed explanations are also included.