Archive for the ‘Trustee disputes’ Category

Pre-Death POA Disputes

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

I have no statistics on this, but anecdotally, I have had many conversations lately with fellow estate litigators who have noticed the same recent trend in their practices.  That rather unseemly development is this:  expectant beneficiaries no longer wait until a person is dead to start fighting over inheritance money.  ...

Nobel Peace Prize’s Breach of Trust?

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Norwegian lawyer Fredrik Heffermehl thinks the Nobel Foundation has blatantly ignored the intentions of Alfred Nobel for his namesake Peace Prize. Nobel’s will stipulated that the prize be awarded to the ”most worthy champions of peace”. Specifically it should go to “the person who shall have done ...