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The Supreme Court's Estate Planning Jurisprudence (Foreword)

42 ACTEC Law Journal 1 (2016)

3 Pages Posted: 25 Feb 2017  

Bridget J. Crawford

Pace University School of Law

Date Written: February 24, 2017

Abstract

This short essay introduces a special issue of the ACTEC Law Journal devoted to the estate planning jurisprudence of the Supreme Court of the United States. The issue includes two invited essays on the role of the court in developing the law in this area, as well as commentaries on seventeen of the most important estate planning-related cases decided by the Supreme Court between 1925 and 2013.

Keywords: Supreme Court, estate planning, tax, estate tax, gift tax, jurisprudence

JEL Classification: K34, K39, K19

Suggested Citation

Crawford, Bridget J., The Supreme Court's Estate Planning Jurisprudence (Foreword) (February 24, 2017). 42 ACTEC Law Journal 1 (2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2923237

Bridget Crawford (Contact Author)

Pace University School of Law ( email )

78 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603
United States

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