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2016 Developments in Connecticut Estate and Probate Law

91 Connecticut Bar Journal (2017)

42 Pages Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last revised: 14 Nov 2017

Jeffrey A. Cooper

Quinnipiac University School of Law

John R. Ivimey

Reid and Riege, P.C.

Katherine E. Coleman

Reid and Riege, P.C.

Date Written: July 4, 2017

Abstract

This Article provides a summary of recent developments affecting Connecticut estate planning and probate practice. Part I discusses 2016 legislative developments. Part II surveys selected 2016 case law relevant to the field.

Keywords: Estate Planning, Update, Recent Developments, Probate, Connecticut, Conservators, Equitable Conversion, Testamentary Capacity, Statutory Interpretation, Legislation, Probate Litigation, Undue Influence, Will Contests, Probate

JEL Classification: H20, H71, H72, K34

Suggested Citation

Cooper, Jeffrey A. and Ivimey, John R. and Coleman, Katherine E., 2016 Developments in Connecticut Estate and Probate Law (July 4, 2017). 91 Connecticut Bar Journal (2017) . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2998145

Jeffrey Cooper (Contact Author)

Quinnipiac University School of Law ( email )

275 Mt. Carmel Ave.
Hamden, CT 06518
United States
203-582-3731 (Phone)

John Ivimey

Reid and Riege, P.C. ( email )

One Financial Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103
United States

Katherine Coleman

Reid and Riege, P.C. ( email )

One Financial Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103
United States

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