ALI CLE to Present New Course Examining the Latest Estate Planning Strategies

Mar 11, 2016, 08:00 ET from American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education

PHILADELPHIA, March 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education is pleased to announce a comprehensive new program, Current Issues in Estate Planning. This well-rounded one-day conference will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP in Philadelphia. This course offers up to 7.25 hours of CLE instruction, including 1 hour of ethics. By registering now, early registrants can save $100 on the in-person course registration fee.

Are there still benefits to lifetime gifts? What needs to be considered when dealing with special needs beneficiaries? Registrants will hear from a diverse panel from estate planning practice, trust management, and private wealth planning, who will answer these questions and many more.

Marking the 100th anniversary of the estate tax, this program also features a session on ethical issues for estate planners and a special presentation on the history of the estate tax and its implications for today and in the future. 

Current Issues in Estate Planning will provide the latest techniques and address key issues facing estate practitioners and their clients today. Session titles include:

  • Estate Planning Transfers: Lifetime Gifts vs. Testamentary Bequests
  • Creative Estate Planning Strategies for Using Lifetime QTIPs in Lieu of Portability
  • GRATs vs. Installment Sales to Grantor Trusts
  • Ethical Issues and Conflicts Associated with Trust-Owned Life Insurance: Managing Policies and Fulfilling Fiduciary Obligations
  • Same-Sex Marriage and Estate Planning: Nope, It's Not Over Yet!
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • State Fiduciary Income Tax Issues

"This event is a premier conference with top speakers on cutting edge topics.  Do not miss out on it!" said planning chair Lisa S. Presser of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP in Princeton, New Jersey.

Estate professionals should not miss this opportunity to explore the latest estate planning techniques with our faculty of sophisticated professionals. Register today and hone your practice skills!

Register by March 22, 2016, and save $100. Use coupon code CX033EB1 at checkout. Those registering by April 22, 2016 will save $50 off the registration rate with the coupon code CX033EB2. For more information or to register, click here.

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