Strafford Webinar: Trust Decanting: Flexibility and Danger 2012
Morris Nichols Trusts, Estates & Tax Group partners Thomas Pulsifer and Todd Flubacher will be featured speakers on the panel titled, Trust Decanting: Flexibility and Danger – Achieving Tax Benefits, Revising Fiduciary Powers, and Mitigating Trustee Liability, Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT. The live 90-minute CLE webinar/teleconference will feature an interactive Q&A.
The program will prepare trust and estate law attorneys to represent the interests of their clients when using decanting to amend irrevocable but problematic trusts and will review these and other key questions:
- How do state decanting statutes differ? What new state laws are anticipated?
- What types of situations are most appropriate for decanting?
- What are the most common pitfalls and risks in decanting?
- How can counsel anticipate the need for future decanting when preparing trust documents?
Joining Tom and Todd on the panel are Meryl G. Finklestein, Senior Counsel, Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., and James P. Spica, Member, Dickinson Wright PLLC.