Contents The estate and estate planning -- The transfer of property at death by will or intestacy -- Survivorship interests -- Community property -- "Simple" wills -- Insurance -- Social Security, private pension plans, and other arrangements based on status -- Trusts : an introduction -- Future interests : an introduction -- Charitable trusts -- The rule against perpetuities and related doctrines -- Some aspects of fiduciary administration -- Federal estate and gift taxation
Contents Advanced health-care directives and durable powers of attorney / Smilie G. Rogers -- The role of nonprobate transfers and beneficiary designations in estate planning / Kathryn D. Wallace -- Will and trust drafting basics / Sarah B. Coburn -- Estate, gift and income tax planning / Alexander M. Chaiken, Nathaniel S. Putnam -- Ethical considerations in estate planning / J. Colby Wallace -- Elder law issues in estate planning / Jennifer L. Frank -- Putting it all together: case studies and planning scenarios (no materials provided)
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