Kristine S. Knaplund

Pepperdine University School of Law

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA 90263

United States

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“  I am currently working on language for dynasty trusts to include children of assisted reproduction who may not be genetically related to the settlor.  ”

Scholarly Papers (20)

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Postmortem Conception and a Father's Last Will

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 46, 2004
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 274 (112,907)

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assisted reproductive technology, artificial insemination, sperm, inheritance, postmortem conception, postmortem conception child, child, father, mother, parentage, paternity, estate, reproduction, pregnancy, medical, conceive, survivorship, rule of convenience, parol evidence

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Children of Assisted Reproduction

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 45, No. 4, p. 899, Summer 2012, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/27
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Sep 2012
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 225 (137,975)

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ART, assisted reproduction, in vitro fertilization, reproduction, family, parents, children, child, Uniform Probate Code, Uniform Parentage Act, surrogate, gestational carrier, couple, gay, lesbian, enforceable

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Assisted Reproductive Technology

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Journal, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2014, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014/5
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Mar 2014
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 222 (139,788)

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Assisted reproductive technology, ART, assisted reproduction, in vitro fertilization, IVF, gestational carrier, surrogate, surrogacy agreement, Uniform Parentage Act, Uniform Probate Code, descendant, donated gametes, postmortem conception, postmortem retrieval of gametes, sperm, ova

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The Evolution of Women's Rights in Inheritance

Hastings Women's Law Journal, v. 19, p. 3, 2008, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008/6
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2010
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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women, inheritance, probate, wills, testamentary, California

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Baby Without a Country: Determining Citizenship for Assisted Reproduction Children Born Overseas

Denver University Law Review, 2013, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper 2013/7
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2014
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 198 (155,768)

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jus soli, citizenship, Fourteenth Amendment, jus sanguinis, parentage

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Charity for the 'Death Tax': The Impact of Legislation on Charitable Bequests

Gonzaga Law Review, Vol. 45, 2009/10, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/15
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 180 (169,855)

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estate, will, death tax, charitable, bequest, estate tax, tax, federal, state, decedent, financial, repeal, charity, family, revenue, mortmain, property, Revenue Act, donation, wealth, church, religious, legislation, statute

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Legal Issues of Maternity and Inheritance for the Biotech Child of the 21st Century

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 3, 2008, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009/1
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 137 (213,865)

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biotech, maternity, paternity, parentage, inheritance, child, ART, assisted reproduction, reproduction, IVF, in vitro fertilization

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The Right of Privacy and America's Aging Population

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 2, 2009, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009/2
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 111 (250,579)

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elderly, privacy, intimacy, diminished capacity, rights, freedom, assisted living, nursing home, personal, facility, cognitive impairment, consent, institution, caregiver, seniors

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Becoming Charitable: Predicting and Encouraging Charitable Bequests in Wills

77 U. Pitt. L. Rev. (Fall 2015), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2016
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 110 (252,248)

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charity, bequest, wills, tax

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'Adoptions Shall Not Be Recognized': The Unintended Consequences for Dynasty Trusts

7 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 545 (2017), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018/6
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 17 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 31 May 2018
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 101 (267,520)

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trusts, dynasty trusts, multi-generational trusts, assisted reproduction, assisted reproductive technologies, ART, adoption, adopted child, Rule against Perpetuities, RAP

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Montana Becomes Third U.S. State to Allow Physician Aid in Dying

American Bar Association Section of Real Property, Trust, and Estate Law eReport, Forthcoming, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/17
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Oct 2010
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Montana, Oregon, Washington, Physician Aid in Dying, Medical, Physician, Doctor, Terminal, Cancer, Illness, ALS, Patient, Death, Dying, Illness, Disease, Euthanasia, Chemotherapy, Drug, Medication, Death with Dignity Act, Mercy Killing, Elderly, Competent, Administer, Prescribe, Law, Legal

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Synthetic Cells, Synthetic Life, and Inheritance

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 45, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/17
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Sep 2011
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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bioethics, technology, medical, reproduction, ART, infertility, inheritance, science, gamete, embryo, synthetic, biology, genome, cell, regulatory, parentage, family, child, children

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and the Implications for Inheritance

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 48, 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Nov 2008
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 98 (272,951)
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grandparent, parent, child, estate plan, estate planning, kinship care, inherit, inheritance, equitable adoption, pertermitted child, family maintenance system, will, gift, Uniform Transfer to Minors Act, UTMA

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The New Uniform Probate Code's Surprising Gender Inequities

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010/14
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Jul 2010
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Uniform Probate Code, probate, assisted reproduction, ART, sperm, child, parentage, parent, death, postmortem, conception, ova, egg, sperm, surrogacy, conceive, born, birth, inheritance, rights, frozen, cryopreservation, hospital, medical, marriage, spouse

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Astrue v. Capato Argument Recap: Old Law, New Technology, and Social Security Benefits

SCOTUSblog, March 22, 2012, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012/15
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2014
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 58 (368,641)

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Supreme Court, child, parent, Social Security, benefit, decedent, postmortem, conception, conceive, state law, federal law, federalism, assisted reproduction, ART

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Women and Wills: An Empirical Analysis of the Married Women's Property Act and its Remarkable Resonance Today

45 Rutgers Law Record 216 (2018), Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper 2018/13
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2018
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
Downloads 55 (378,169)

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wills, probate, litigation, executrix

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Astrue v. Capato Argument Preview: Who is a Decedent's 'Child'?

SCOTUSblog, March 2012 , Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper 2012/14
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 31 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2012
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Social Security, benefit, survivor, postmortem conception, deceased, inherit, assisted reproduction, Supreme Court, ART, dependent, federalism, federal law, state law, reproduce, parent, child

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Schafer v. Astrue: The Fourth Circuit Weighs in on 'Who is a Decedent's Child?'

ABA Section on Real Property, Trusts, and Estates eReport, June 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/19
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Nov 2011
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Schafer, Astrue, Capato, Fourth Circuit, Supreme Court, postmortem, conception, child, Social Security, survivor, benefits, death, estate, intestacy, beneficiary, dependent, inherit, wage earner, ART, artificial reproduction

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Equal Protection, Postmortem Conception, and Intestacy

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 53, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Nov 2011
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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PMC, postmortem, conception, parent, parentage, Social Security, benefit, survivor, gametes, constitutional, paternity, inheritance, inherit, beneficiary

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Children of Assisted Reproduction vs. Old Dynasty Trusts: A New Approach

Forthcoming Issue 57 of the San Diego Law Review, May/June 2020.
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Sep 2019
Kristine S. Knaplund
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Artificial reproduction technology, dynasty trusts, DNA, right of privacy, decanting, adoption, same-sex