How do YOU Define Spouse?

In light of the recent Supreme Court decision in United States v. Windsor in which a same sex marriage was upheld to allow for the marital estate tax deduction, many of your plans need to be revisited EVEN IF you are not in a same sex marriage. Let’s assume that…

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To Arbitrate or Not…

Many trust instruments require mediation or arbitration if there is a trust dispute. In the case of Gren v. Gren, 2014 WL 5640, decedent’s ex wife, the personal representative of the decedent’s estate, filed a petition for the construction of the decedent’s trust. Pursuant to the trust document the successor…

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