Current Estate Planning Developments
Check-in begins at 11:45 am. Lunch and Presentation from 12:00-1:15 pm.
About the talk: Professor Pennell will explore with the audience current cases, legislation, regulations, and rulings of significance to estate planners with an eye to their practical significance to everyday planning and drafting. Audience participation will be encouraged and the session will seek to extrapolate from the law as it is developing to situations that have not yet tested the boundaries of the law.
Speaker bio: Professor Pennell is the Richard H. Clark Professor of Law at Emory University School of Law in Atlanta. A Member of the American Law Institute and an Adviser for the Restatements of Wills and Other Donative Transfers, and of Trusts, a former member of the Council of the Real Property, Trust & Estate Section of the American Bar Association, an Academic Fellow and Former Regent of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and an Academician of The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law. His various publications include student and practitioner texts, Tax Management portfolios, articles, institute chapters, and he is the successor author of Casner & Pennell on ESTATE PLANNING (6th ed.).