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Probate and Trusts: Case Law Update & Statutory Update
The first part of the article is a case law update which discusses judicial developments relating to the Texas law of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters during the survey ...
Avoid Being a Defendant: Estate Planning Malpractice & Ethical Concerns
An estate planner may become a defendant in a case involving an estate he or she planned in two main ways. First, the attorney may have performed his or her services in a negligent manner potentially creating exposure to ...
The Basics of Texas Intestate Succession Law
This working paper discusses the basics of Texas intestate succession law followed by a discussion of a variety of issues and updates which may affect the intestacy distribution scheme. Power point slides are included ...
Texas Estate Planning Statutes with Commentary: 2015-2017
Texas Estate Planning Statutes with Commentary: 2015-2017 Edition is a compilation of Texas statutes that are significant to law school and paralegal courses related to estate planning, such as wills and estates, trusts, ...
Keeping Current: Probate, May/June 2009
A look at selected recent cases, rulings and regulations, literature, and legislation.
Pet Animals: What Happens When Their Humans Die?
This article chronicles the evolution of enforcing after-death gifts for the benefit of pet animals. The article also gives a review of the common law background and the wide variety of approaches adopted by United States ...