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Post date: Posted on: August 9, 2017

In the New Hampshire Bar News, Nina Dow takes a quick look at powers of appointment and powers of attorney.

Tags: Administrative Law, Agency, Fiduciary Duties, Taxation, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: February 23, 2016

At LeClairRyan's Estate Conflicts blog, Will Sleeth has a fun feature analyzing [SPOILER ALERT] the estate of Han Solo, per the events in 

Tags: Legal Theory, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: October 26, 2015

In a high-profile case, the New York Supreme Court had occasion to articulate the equitable doctrine of cy pres.  In In re Paul Smith’s College of Arts and Sciences,

Tags: Equity / Chancery, Legal Theory, Social Entrepreneurship, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: September 4, 2015

AP reports that has digitized and uploaded the wills and probate records of nearly 100 million deceased Americans

Tags: Legal History, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: March 28, 2015

New Hampshire recently closed a gap in its laws by amending the criminal code to make financial exploitation of an elderly, disabled, or impaired adult a criminal offense. The amendments became effective at the beginning of this year.

Tags: Criminal Law, Fiduciary Duties, Trust Law, Wills & Estates