Estate Planning


Course Code:
LAW 1021
Law Honors/Pass/Restrd Cr/Fail


(Formerly Law 292) This class will cover the basics of the gift and estate tax system and estate planning principles. With these fundamentals, the course will then examine basic and advanced estate planning and wealth transfer techniques, including wills, various types of trusts, titling property, gifts during lifetime, charitable vehicles, handling closely held businesses and valuation matters–with an emphasis on how to use these tools in planning an estate to meet the objectives of a couple or individual. Probate of an estate, durable power of attorneys, conservatorships, and planning for other life situations will be explored. Elements used in grading: Class participation (is a small factor and only in the positive direction) and final open book exam. This course is open to GSB and graduate students with consent of the instructor.

Future Offerings

2017-2018 Winter

Estate Planning LAW 1021 Section 01 Class #20411

  • 3 Units

Notes: In-class Final.

    • Details to come
  • Tue Thu

Past Offerings

2015-2016 Winter

Estate Planning LAW 292 Section 01 Class #15356

  • 3 Units

Notes: In-class Final.

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