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Annual Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Updates

Trusts & Estates

Annual Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Updates

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. v. Findlay Industries, Inc., No. 17-3520 (6th Cir. Sept. 4, 2018) The Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued an opinion on September 4, 2018 in Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. v. Findlay Industries, Inc., No. 17-3520 (6th Cir. Sept. 4, 2018), finding that a trust established by Findlay Industries’ founder and the son of Findlay Industries’ founder and his companies liable to PBGC for Findlay Industries’ underfunded pension were liabilities.

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Law Student Writing Competition

Law Students

Law Student Writing Competition

The goal of the RPTE student writing contest is to encourage and reward law student writing on the subjects of real property or trust and estate law. It is designed to attract students to these law specialties, and to encourage scholarship and interest in these areas. Articles submitted for judging are encouraged to be of timely topics and have not been previously published. This contest is open to all J.D. and LL.M students currently attending an ABA-accredited law school.

Skills Training for Estate Planners

Trusts & Estates

Skills Training for Estate Planners

This is the ideal estate planning CLE program for both new and experienced lawyers. Young or transitioning lawyers new to the practice will receive a strong educational experience focused on the “how to” of estate planning in the program’s Fundamentals course; while more experienced lawyers will appreciate the opportunity to further expand their knowledge in the program’s Advanced Topics course. The outstanding faculty includes experts in all aspects of estate planning and will cover a wide range of topics.

Land Use Regulation: A Legal Analysis and Practical Application of Land Use Law, Third Edition

A convenient and practical resource for understanding and handling typical land use problems, this volume brings together all applicable land use doctrines in a succinct, easy-to-use format. It is a useful reference for real estate specialists, general practitioners, and planning officials alike.

Asset Protection Strategies: Wealth Preservation Planning with Domestic and Offshore Entities, Volume II

With the increasing risks to individual wealth, asset protection planning is fast becoming an area that lawyers and financial advisors cannot overlook if they are to meet their clients' planning needs. This second volume provides analysis and review of the many issues encountered when advising a client on asset protection strategies.

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