Course Description

Trusts & Estates - LAW680
3 Credits

This course examines the law of gratuitous transfers and dece-dents’ estates, with reference to the relevant portions of the New York Estates, Powers and Trusts Law and the Uniform Probate Code. Topics include intestate succession; elective share; wills; gifts; testamentary substitutes; and trusts, with primary emphasis on planning for the disposition of family property. (Required. Prerequisite: Property I.)