Archive for June 25th, 2010

Florida Court of Appeal Permits Assets to be Hidden in Trust (2010-6-25)

A recent decision from the Florida court of appeals exalts form over substance to a achieve an unjust decision.   Here is the case in a nutshell.  Mom set up an irrevocable trust for benefit of one of sons.  The trust contained a spendthrift provision, meaning that creditors could not reach trust assets before distribution to […]