Trusts for property lawyers / presented by Andrew Watkins and Simon Weil
By: Watkins, Andrew.
Contributor(s): Weil, Simon.Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Continuing Legal Education, New Zealand Law Society, 2012Edition: November.Description: 101 p. : 30 cm.Subject(s): Property | Trust deeds | Property (Relationships) Act 1976 -- New Zealand | Trusts | Family trusts
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|Book||New Zealand||361 TRU (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA008479|
|Book||New Zealand||361 TRU (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA005828|
A modern history of trusts in New Zealand -- Overview of Property (Relationships) Act 1976 -- Trust and asset planning -- Analysing/designing the structure -- The trust deed -- Attacking the castle! - claims against trusts -- Best practice -- Future reform of trust law
Provides guidance to assist property lawyers when setting up family trusts for clients’ relationship property. Gives an overview of the main provisions of the Property (Relationships) Act 1976, discusses trust structures and asset planning, and looks at the trust deed. Also considers what tools are available to successfully challenge trusts providing summaries of recent case law and a checklist of potential claims. Finally, discusses trust administration and best practice, and looks at the future reform of trust law.