Trusts and Estates Law Section

  • Family Outing
    Welcome to the Trusts and Estates Law Section The benefits of your membership and active participation with the Trusts and Estates Law Section cannot be overstated. You will profit not just from the educational component offered by the outstanding Continuing Legal Education Committee, but also from the congeniality and friendships that endure throughout your career.
  • Upcoming Events
    • Register Now! Trusts and Estates Section 2015 Spring Meeting

      Trusts and Estates Law Section 2015 Spring Meeting
      April 23-25, 2015
      Kiawah Island Golf Resort, South Carolina

      REGISTER ONLINE

      View Full Program Brochure (PDF), Complete Registration Form (PDF) and Airport Transfer Form (PDF)

      TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
      - The Practitioner’s Drafting Dilemma - What Might the Future Hold?
      - Use of Powers of Appointments for Future Flexibility
      - Fiduciary Selection and Family Governance
      - Ethical Issues for Trust Planners and Administrators
      - Investment Strategies and Approaches.
      - The Trustee’s Dilemma - Exercising Discretion
      - Perspectives on Advocacy and Going to the Court.

      REGISTRATION FEES:
      NYSBA Member: $750.00
      Non-NYSBA Member: $950.00
      Newly-Admitted Attorney: $500.00
      First-Time Attendee*: $500.00
      (*Section Members that have never attended a Trusts and Estates Law Section Spring or Fall Meeting)

      CREDITS:
      Attendance at this meeting offers up to 9.0 MCLE credit hours: 8.0 credits in Professional Practice and 1.0 credit in Ethics.
      The “basic” sessions of the program are transitional and suitable for MCLE credit for newly-admitted attorneys. A total of 6.0 MCLE credit hours are transitional: 5.0 credits in Professional Practice and 1.0 credit in Ethics.

      ACCOMMODATIONS:
      Book your Scenic View Villa starting at $185/night.
      Two bedroom villas are available at an additional cost.
      Ask about upgrading to an ocean view or the Sanctuary
      Call (800) 654-2924 and indicate you are with the New York
      State Bar Association group and provide the booking ID 11412.

      Interested in their spa? Book your appointment by calling (843) 768-6340

    • Save the Date: Trusts and Estates Section 2015 Fall Meeting

      Save the Date!
      Trusts and Estates Law Section 2015 Fall Meeting
      October 29-30, 2015
      Turning Stone Resort & Casino
      Syracuse, NY

      Save the date and watch for additional information!

  • T&E Law Section Newsletter


    VIEW THE LATEST TRUSTS AND ESTATES LAW SECTION NEWSLETTEr

    The Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter features peer-written, substantive articles relating to the practice of trusts and estates law on various topics including estate planning, will drafting, tax issues, guardianship, power of attorney, and probates. Recent New York State Decisions, Case Notes—Recent New York State Surrogate's and Supreme Court Decisions, and a Florida Update are featured in each issue. The Trusts and Estates Law Section Newsletter is published quarterly by the Trusts and Estates Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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