Parent Fiduciary Breach
(2020) 26 Trusts & Trustees 924
Posted: 1 Apr 2021
Date Written: January 30, 2021
Parents who serve as trustees, and solicitors who draft trusts that involve family relations, may need to address whether parents are free to entertain conflicts and benefits that may be attributable to parent status. I discuss in broad terms the kinds of conflicts and benefits that normally should not be objectionable. The definitive consideration is the social definition of when parent access is a limited access.
Keywords: parent, fiduciary duty to child
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