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Trusts


Margaret Ryznar


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

August 16, 2013

Social History of American Families: An Encyclopedia, pp. 1389-1391, Lawrence Ganong, ed., 2014

Abstract:     
This encyclopedic entry considers the law of trusts, covering basic topics from the types of trusts to their creation. This entry also considers wills and will substitutes, but focuses on trusts as a cornerstone of estate planning.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 3

Keywords: trust & estates, estate planning, trusts, revocable trusts, trust law, res, duty of prudence, Uniform Prudent Investor Act, duty of loyalty, charitable trusts, Rule Against Perpetuities


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Date posted: September 22, 2013 ; Last revised: February 2, 2016

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Ryznar, Margaret, Trusts (August 16, 2013). Social History of American Families: An Encyclopedia, pp. 1389-1391, Lawrence Ganong, ed., 2014. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2311055

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Margaret Ryznar (Contact Author)
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law ( email )
530 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
United States

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