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Trusts and Estates

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Trusts and Estates Section

  • to be responsible for activities relating to the education of probate, estate planning and trust law practitioners;
  • to promote and work for the development, modernization and improvement of legislation relating to the estate planning, probate and trust areas of the law; and
  • to review relevant matters and issues, and to study and recommend solutions to various problems involving the public, the courts, and attorneys insofar as the areas of concern of the section are involved.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Trusts  |  1st Dist.

2018 IL App (1st) 163210, 2018 IL App (1st) 163210 (March 11, 2018) Cook Co., 6th Div, (DELORT) Affirmed in part and reversed in part; remanded.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Trusts  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Doermer v. Oxford Financial Group, LTD., No. 17-1659 (March 7, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Trusts  |  S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.

National Foundation for Special Needs Integrity, Inc. v. Reese, No. 17-1817 (February 7, 2018) Reversed and remanded

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