Archive for October 10th, 2010

Weinberger v. Morris – Distribution is Not What Was Expected From Trust Agreement (2010-10-10)

Here’s a recent case in which the result cannot be what the decedent intended.  As a starting point, let’s discuss the law of wills. When a distribution is made by will (or by intestate succession), the gift is effected at the time of death.  Absent a disclaimer, the recipient and his or her heirs are […]