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Thursday, February 28, 2019, 1:00-2:00pm

Family feuds are the most destructive force in trust and estate planning.

When a senior generation of a family dies or decides to pull back from leading a family company, long suppressed rivalries, disputes and inter-personal conflicts rise to the surface and have an adverse impact on the company’s operations and value.

These disputes often place planners in the extremely difficult spot of having gain the trust of warring factions, understand their grievances, and use the tools of planning to help them and company find a value-preserving resolution of their conflicts.

This program provides a real-world guide to identifying and resolving family feuds in trusts.

  • Sources of family feuds in trusts and techniques to resolve short of litigation
  • Disputes involving distributions, control of assets/family business, personal rivalries, lack of communication
  • Techniques for resolution – outside consultants, ongoing family meetings, lifetime gifting, distribution standards
  • How choosing trustees can provoke or dampen family disputes
  • Practical problems when an operating business is held in a family trust
  • How to work with warring family factions while protecting yourself as lawyer

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Product Information
Date Presented:
February 28, 2019 1:00 PM Eastern
1 hour
Registration Fee:
Family Feuds in Trusts: How to Anticipate and Avoid | Live Replay from March 7, 2018 | Phone/Audio Streaming

All Attendees: $80

Early discount and CLE Premier Pass rates are not available for this program. 

Speaker Information
Daniel L Daniels   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 1.00
CLE Premier Pass