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About the Book

A Florida Companion for the Course in Wills, Trusts, and Estates

2009-2010 Edition

David F. Powell, Professor Emeritus, Florida State University

2010, 224 pages, perfectbound, ISBN 978-0-7355-7988-0

About the Book

A Florida Companion for the Course in Wills, Trusts, and Estates: Selected Cases and Statutes brings Florida-specific law into the classroom.  Offering statutory provisions that go to the heart of wills, trusts, and estates, great teaching cases, and complete citations, this student-friendly text is an invaluable addition to any WTE or Property course taught in the State of Florida.

  • A Florida Companion for The Course in Wills, Trusts, and Estates features:
    Statutory provisions selected from the Florida Probate Code and the Florida Trust Code, as well as from
  •      Florida Guardianship Law
  •      Florida Uniform Transfers to Minor Act
  •      Florida Uniform Disclaimer of Property Interests Act
  •      Florida Uniform Transfer on Death Securities Registration Act
  •      Florida Uniform Disposition of Community Property Rights at Death Act
  •      Florida Health Care Surrogate Act Florida Life-Prolonging Procedures Act
  •      Florida Adoption Act
  •      And more
  • Edited cases that illustrate the application of important statutes—or address questions on which the statutes are silent
  • Citations to cases to support additional legal research
  • Logical sequencing of materials that tracks Dukeminier, Sitkoff, and Lindgren’s, Wills, Trusts, and Estates, Eighth Edition, but which is adaptable for use with any casebook

 

Preface / Sample Chapters