The Study Committee Report and the ACTEC
Commentaries argue that it is permissible for an estate planner to undertake such a separate representation.
is pleased to offer select proprietary resources as a mobile reference to our members and to those who serve as financial advisors," said ACTEC
President Louis A.
The study committee report and the ACTEC
commentaries conclude that the attorney, faced with this insoluble dilemma, must act as fiduciary toward the joint clients(19) and may exercise discretion(20) to determine whether to make disclosure to the nonconfiding client.
The lecture will be published in an upcoming issue of the ACTEC
He is a certified specialist in estate planning, trust and probate law (California Board of Legal Specialization) and a Fellow of ACTEC
includes the premier trust and estate practitioners and law professors and we welcome the fall 2011 Fellows who have demonstrated exceptional skill and made significant contributions to the field of trust and estate law," said ACTEC
President, Mary F.
Hesch is the Director of the Notre Dame Tax & Estate Planning Institute, is with the Carlton Fields law firm in Miami, Florida, is an adjunct professor at the University of Miami Graduate Program in Estate Planning and is a Fellow in ACTEC
Elected to ACTEC
in 1995, Professor Radford served on the ACTEC
Strategic Planning Task Force and has chaired the College's Long Range Planning Committee and Legal Education Committee.
Fellows of ACTEC
are elected by membership at large following a nomination by other Fellows in their geographic area.
My thanks to William Baude, David Horton, Grayson McCouch, and auditors at faculty colloquia at the University of California, Davis School of Law, Florida State University College of Law, and Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, and at a meeting of the Legal Education Committee of ACTEC
, for helpful comments.
, supra note 13, at 5 (discussing the "blinding prejudice" to arbitration in contemporary trusts and estates practice).
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Fellows through programs and activities which serve the general community, including those who are at risk and underserved.