Illinois Bar Journal

Author Index Katarinna McBride

Looking at 2011 and Beyond

By Mary Cascino & Katarinna McBride
November
2011
Column
, Page 584
A late-2011 look how recent rulings should influence your estate-planning advice.

Planning for a Civil Life

By Katarinna McBride
August
2011
Column
, Page 421
Illinois' civil union law presents opportunities and challenges to those who advise same-sex couples.

B-DIT, B-DIT: Tax Planning More Thrilling than Michael Jackson

By Katarinna McBride
May
2011
Column
, Page 262
Here's a new asset-protection strategy so cool you can dance to it.

A Sigh of Tax Relief

By Katarinna McBride
February
2011
Column
, Page 100
There's a lot for estate planners to like about the new federal tax law.

Back to the Future: Estate Planning for 2010 and Beyond

By Katarinna McBride
November
2010
Column
, Page 590
Estate planners look for ways to use this year's expiration of the estate tax to clients' advantage.

Clearer Guidance for Estate Planning Lawyers

By Katarinna McBride & Graham B. Schmidt
August
2010
Column
, Page 433
What about clients with diminished capacity? Confidentiality and prospective clients? Here's a look.

The Anna Nicole Smith Case: an Opera in Five Acts

By Katarinna McBride
May
2010
Column
, Page 266
Is the battle over Anna Nicole Smith's husband's estate finally over?

The Estate Tax- dumped on New year’s Eve

By Katarinna McBride
February
2010
Column
, Page 104
Congress defied the conventional wisdom and let the estate tax die. What will replace it?

Winning at Darwin’s Game

By Katarinna McBride
August
2009
Column
, Page 420
Survivor-style challenges and opportunities confront estate planners.

Passing the Buck: Private Split-Dollar for Every Vocabulary

By Katarinna McBride
May
2009
Column
, Page 262
Split-dollar agreements allow wealthy clients to use life-insurance trusts to avoid gift taxes and maximize estate value.

Estate Planning for FDIC Coverage

By Katarinna McBride
November
2008
Column
, Page 590
New FDIC rules provide more protection for revocable trusts.

Anna Nicole Smith’s Will

By Katarinna McBride
May
2007
Column
, Page 270
Informal speculation about what becomes of Anna Nicole's estate.

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