What Hath the Courts Wrought to the Texas Estate Planner?

Gerry W. Beyer

Texas Tech University School of Law

June 24, 2016

This article discusses recent judicial developments relating to the Texas law of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters. The discussion of each case concludes with a moral, i.e., the important lesson to be learned from the case. By recognizing situations that have led to time consuming and costly litigation in the past, estate planners can reduce the likelihood of the same situations arising with their clients.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 20

Keywords: Texas, wills, trusts, probate, estate planning, estate administration, probate, intestacy

JEL Classification: K11

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Date posted: June 26, 2016  

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Beyer, Gerry W., What Hath the Courts Wrought to the Texas Estate Planner? (June 24, 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2800365

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