Abstract

http://ssrn.com/abstract=2026628
 


 



Postmortem Life On-Line


Naomi Cahn


George Washington University - Law School

July 1, 2011

Probate & Property, Vol. 25, No. 4, p. 36, 2011
GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-25
GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-25

Abstract:     
This article briefly explores the status of online assets once the owner becomes incapacitated or dies. It provides practical suggestions on how to marshal assets and ensure that they are appropriately handled, while also addressing some of the underlying theoretical issues involved in the relationship between online life and death.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 5

Keywords: on-line assets, online assets, digital assets, estate planning, on-line life, wills, property, postmortem, death

JEL Classification: K11

Accepted Paper Series





Download This Paper

Date posted: March 22, 2012  

Suggested Citation

Cahn, Naomi, Postmortem Life On-Line (July 1, 2011). Probate & Property, Vol. 25, No. 4, p. 36, 2011; GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-25; GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-25. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2026628

Contact Information

Naomi R. Cahn (Contact Author)
George Washington University - Law School ( email )
2000 H Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20052
United States
202-994-6025 (Phone)
202-994-5614 (Fax)
Feedback to SSRN


Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 1,005
Downloads: 247
Download Rank: 71,788

© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo2 in 0.375 seconds