The Illusory Trust Doctrine: Formal or Substantive?
Victoria University of Wellington Law Review, Forthcoming
29 Pages Posted: 1 Jul 2020
Date Written: June 9, 2020
This paper argues that the illusory trust doctrine is an exercise in formal reasoning according to principles of trusts law, rather than a substantive flight to substance.
Keywords: illusory trust, 'true effect of the deed', settlor control, trusts law, protectors, beneficiaries, fiduciaries
JEL Classification: K11
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