So, does per stirpes mean per stirpes? In most cases the answer is yes, however, this is not the case in circumstances in which heirs in the closest degree of kinship are deceased.
This issue arises in jurisdictions...more
In This Publication:
II. Planning Techniques and Warning Signs
1. The in terrorem Clause, EPTL 3-3.5 and SCPA 1404
2. Matter of Singer and the new statutes
3. Explaining the...more