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"Wills, Trusts and Estate Administration, 5th Edition," is a comprehensive legal resource for paralegals and legal assistants interested in this field of law. This edition incorporates information on current computer technology, including the Internet and computer software useful to the paralegal. The book also presents ethical issues in each chapter, and outlines the ABA model guidelines for legal assistants, as well as the model code of ethics and professional responsibility. Numerous definitions, state-specific supplements, and hands-on tasks, have helped make the visually appealing "Wills, Trusts and Estate Administration" a best-seller.
Table of Contents
The Purpose and Need for a Will
The Concept of Property Related to Wills, Trusts, and Estate Administration
The Participants and the Proper Court
The Law of Succession: Death Testate or Intestate
Wills: Validity Requirements, Modification, Revocation, and Contests
Preparation to Draft a Will: Checklists and the Conference with the Client
Final Draft and Execution of a Valid Will
Introduction to Trusts
Classification Trusts, the Living Trust, and Other Special Trusts
Estate Planning and Long-Term Care
Personal Representatives: Types, Pre-Probate Duties, and Appointment
Probate and Estate Administration
Informal Probate Administration
Tax Considerations in the Administration of Estates
Ethical Principles Relevant to Practicing Legal Assistants