Considering the modern family to reduce conflicts through thoughtful drafting has become a significant aspect of estate planning. This session will focus on the dynamics of multigenerational estate planning and modernizing definitions of core terms such as "spouse" and "descendant." The session will also address crafting estate plans to deal with second (or subsequent) marriages, long-term non-marriage relationships, same-sex couples and twilight relationships.
1. Understand impact of nontraditional relationships on legal issues.
2. Obtain practical tips for avoiding trust and estate controversies.