December 19th, 2023
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT
This update will address the following issues: whether a party has a right to jury trial in trust modification and other similar actions, what are the standards for pretrial receivership and injunctive relief in trust disputes, payment of attorney’s fees by trustees, oral trusts, enforceability of release agreements between trustees and beneficiaries, voiding marriages in estate disputes, provisions in wills giving an estate representative the right to construe the will, probating a lost will, and litigating the Dead Man’s Rule.
Speaker: David F. Johnson
Continuing Education Credit Information:
This course is approved by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 1 credit hour. This course is also approved for 1 CTFA credit by the American Bankers Association, attendees can self report.
Who should attend:
In-house counsel and other litigation contacts, trust officers, risk management contacts, and wealth advisors
Webinar instructions will be e-mailed prior to the webinar
About the Speaker
David F. Johnson maintains an active trial and appellate practice and has consistently worked on fiduciary financial institution litigation matters throughout his career. David has experience in estate and trust disputes including will contests, mental competency issues, undue influence, trust modification/clarification, breach of fiduciary duty and related claims, and accountings. David is the primary author of The Fiduciary Litigator blog, which reports on legal cases and issues impacting the fiduciary field.