Special Needs Trusts and Supplemental Needs Trusts

Understanding the Differences Between Special Needs Trusts and Supplemental Needs Trusts

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“Special Needs Trusts” and “Supplemental Needs Trusts” are terms to describe trusts designed to provide benefits to a person in a way that will preserve the public benefits that he or she is entitled to receive. These types of trusts are most commonly created when a person has some sort of special needs or disability.  […]

Terry Pratchett's Executor Destroys Unpublished Work of Author

Terry Pratchett’s Executor Destroys Unpublished Work of Author

Posted Posted in Administrator, Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Executor, intellectual property

As a fan of the works of Author Terry Pratchett, in particular Going Postal and Making Money, I got a chuckle out of this story in the New York Times.  As some of you are aware, Terry Pratchett died in 2015.  One of his last wishes was that all of his unpublished works be destroyed by […]