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2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog 
2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW 641 - Topics in Estate Planning

Prerequisite(s): LAW 305 - Trust and Estates 

Selected Topics in Estate Planning and Elder Law Seminar This seminar will examine the issues involved in crafting comprehensive plans for the management of financial and medical affairs for diverse clients, and the practical application of principles covered in Trusts & to the analysis of client situations and the preparation of appropriate documents. Case studies will progress from basic planning considerations to the more complex issues issues involved in planning for blended families, minors, the disabled, and the elderly, including incapacity, long term care and Medicaid issues; the consequences of the failure to plan or poor planning; and alternate courses of action. Classes will include simulated client conferences, discussion of ethical issues, and practical exercises.