Social History of American Families: An Encyclopedia, pp. 1460-1461, Lawrence Ganong, ed., 2014
2 Pages Posted: 16 Aug 2013 Last revised: 2 Feb 2016
Date Written: August 14, 2013
This encyclopedic entry considers wills law, covering basic topics from testamentary formalities to will contests. This entry also considers will substitutes and living wills, but focuses on wills as a cornerstone of estate planning.
Keywords: wills, will, trusts & estates, will contests, fraud, undue influence, duress, testamentary formalities
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