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1.

Robo-Advisors: A Closer Look

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2015
Working Paper Series
Fein Law Offices
Downloads 4,369
2.

Lady Bird Deeds: A Primer for the Texas Practitioner

Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, January 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 09 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law and U.S. Trust
Downloads 3,568
3.

A Guide to Starting Social Security Benefits

Journal of Retirement Planning, July-August 2008, U Illinois Law & Economics Research Paper No. LE08-025
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 3,099
4.

Contract as Empowerment

Chicago Law Review, Vol. 82, 2016
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 29 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 2,949
5.

Law and the Rise of the Firm

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 57/2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

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Downloads 2,765
6.

When Do Fiduciary Duties Arise?

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 126, pp. 302-327, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 65/2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 2,416
7.

Jurisdictional Competition for Trust Funds: An Empirical Analysis of Perpetuities and Taxes

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 115, p. 356, 2005, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 05-07, NYU, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-26
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 14 Feb 2005
Accepted Paper Series

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Downloads 2,315
8.

Cyber Estate Planning and Administration

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law and U.S. Trust
Downloads 2,278
9.

Fall from Grace: Arming America and the Bellesiles Scandal

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 111, p. 2195, 2002
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Mar 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Downloads 2,139
10.

Estate Planning for Persons with Less Than $5 Million

Estate Planning, March 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley, & McCloy, LLP and Pace University School of Law
Downloads 2,111
11.

2015 Texas Estates Code with Commentary

Number of pages: 381 Posted: 07 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 2,025
12.

General Principles of Intestate Succession Under Hindu Law

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Supreme Court of India
Downloads 1,677
13.

The Federal Estate Tax: History, Law, and Economics

Number of pages: 95 Posted: 02 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA)
Downloads 1,662
14.

The Strict Character of Fiduciary Liability

New Zealand Law Review, p. 209, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,661
15.

Grantor Trusts and Income Tax Reporting Requirements: A Primer

Probate Practice Reporter, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2001
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP and Pace University School of Law
Downloads 1,645
16.

Intestate Succession: What Every Texas Estate Planner Needs to Know

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 1,602
17.

The Boundaries of Fiduciary Accountability

Canadian Bar Review, Vol. 83, p. 35, 2004
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 08 Dec 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,557
18.

An Agency Costs Theory of Trust Law

As published in Cornell Law Review, Vol. 89, pp. 621-84, 2004
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 04 Jun 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,502
19.

How to Conduct a Modern Texas Will Execution

Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, 2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 1,492
20.

The Fundamentals of Wealth Transfer Tax Planning: 2011 and Beyond

47 Idaho Law Review 385 (2011)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Idaho College of Law and University of Maine School of Law
Downloads 1,492
21.

Preventive Adjudication

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 77, No. 3, p. 1275, Summer 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law
Downloads 1,385
22.

Why Fiduciary Law Is Equitable

Andrew S. Gold & Paul B. Miller (eds.), Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-36
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,353
23.

Deductio Ad Absurdum: CEOs Donating Their Own Stock to Their Own Family Foundations

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Stern School of Business

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Downloads 1,339
24.

American History of Inheritance Law

OXFORD INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LEGAL HISTORY, Stanley N. Katz ed., 2009, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego
Downloads 1,336
25.

Agency Costs, Charitable Trusts, and Corporate Control: Evidence from Hershey's Kiss-Off

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 593, Columbia Law Review, Vol. 108, No. 4, 2008, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07-16, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 273
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 31 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,325
26.

Updated Primer on Lady Bird Deeds

Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, April 2012
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law and U.S. Trust
Downloads 1,323
27.

Analyzing the Impact of the New Health Care Reform Legislation on Older Americans

Elder Law Journal, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2011, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS11-07
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 1,315
28.

Succession at Customary Law - Addressing the Crossroads of Constitutional Conflicts

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Lagos
Downloads 1,305
29.

What Estate Planners Need to Know About Firearms

Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, April 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law and Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal
Downloads 1,302
30.

The Adulteration of Fiduciary Doctrine in Corporate Law

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 122, p. 449, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,296
31.

Ten Estate Planning Advantages of Limited Liability Companies

Tax Notes, Vol. 70, p. 998, 1996, University of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University - School of Law
Downloads 1,250
32.

The Fiduciary Obligations of Financial Advisors Under the Law of Agency

27 Journal of Financial Planning 42 (2014), Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 13-16
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,238
33.

Can a Modern Legal System Do without the Trust?

TISCO Working Paper Series on Banking, Finance and Services No. 06/2010 , Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 025/2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Tilburg Law School
Downloads 1,226
34.

Preserving Wealth and Inheritance Through Medicaid Planning for Long-Term Care

Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Medicine and Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Isenhour Bleck PLLC, Isenhour Bleck PLLC and University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 1,222
35.

The [Fiduciary] Duty of Fidelity

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 124, p. 274, April 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,215
36.

The Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax: A Quick Guide

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 1,211
37.

The Core Nature of Fiduciary Accountability

New Zealand Law Review, Vol. 2009, p. 375, 2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,177
38.

Trust Law, Corporate Law, and Capital Market Efficiency

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 28, 2003
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Dec 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School

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Downloads 1,132
39.

Fiduciary Obligations in Australia: The Essential Ingredient

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Jul 2006
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Business Law & Taxation
Downloads 1,116
40.

Estate Planning for Digital Assets

Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, April 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law and U.S. Trust

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,115
41.

Wealth Transfer Tax Planning for 2013 and Beyond

2013 B.Y.U. L. Rev. 879-948
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Idaho College of Law and University of Maine School of Law
Downloads 1,080
42.

A Beneficiary as Trust Owner: Decoding Section 678

ACTEC Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, p. 35, Fall 2009, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-06
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Hofstra University - School of Law and Credit Suisse Private Banking
Downloads 1,078
43.

Protecting Trust Assets from the Federal Tax Lien

Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal, Vol. 1, p. 295, 2009, Texas Tech Law School Research Paper No. 2010-09
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 12 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University School of Law
Downloads 1,048
44.

The New Business Entities in Evolutionary Perspective

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

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Downloads 1,028
45.

2010 Federal Tax Update

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 28 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
Downloads 1,021
46.

Presumed Consent to Organ Donation: Its Rise and Fall in the United States

Rutgers Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 295, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 1,014
47.

The Economics of Fiduciary Accountability

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (DJCL), No. 32, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Feb 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Saskatchewan
Downloads 1,007
49.

How the Rich Stay Rich: Using a Family Trust Company to Secure a Family Fortune

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 467, 2010, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 61
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
Downloads 990
50.

The Politics and Policy of the Estate Tax - Past, Present, and Future

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 425
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Columbia Law School
Downloads 962