I will survive, then again, you may survive

Friday, November 27th, 2015

 A testator should, for the most part, be able to read and comprehend the terms of his or her Will. Yet even a Will drafted in so called "plain English" may contain a couple of terms or phrases ("issue", "per stirpes", "in specie") with special meaning and/or not used in ...

Unpacking the Past

Monday, October 5th, 2015

As regular readers of this blog - along with anyone whose profession touches upon any aspect of estate planning and/or administration - know, the discipline is equal parts art and science. Given the credentials of, and work performed by, most contributors to this blog, the technical aspects receive the lion’s share ...