Joint Tenancy with Right of Survivorship: A Legacy from Thirteenth Century England

Date

1985

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Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Examines joint tenancy with rights of survivorship in the thirteenth century. The author makes comparisons between thirteenth century and twentieth-century lawyers practicing in this area. The author analyzes joint tenancy today and the history of joint tenancy with rights of survivorship to show how family-oriented considerations can erode and change legal frameworks.

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Keywords

Property, Thirteenth century, Tax, Estate planning

Citation

16 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 629