|Production Date:||April 22 2010|
While the future of the federal estate tax laws are up in the air, New York residents must still comply with the estate tax laws of New York. Join attorney George Gray as he answers your questions on New York's estate tax, wills and trusts laws. Gray provides an informative overview of the significant provisions of New York's Estate Powers and Trust Law (EPTL). The program also focuses on the advantages and disadvantages of wills and trusts, emphasizing the benefits trusts confer by avoiding the probate process. Gray provides New York attorneys with the key tools to satisfy all of their clients' estate planning needs.
I. Understand the function of a will.
II. Explain what the job of a testator is.
III. Have knowledge of what a probate estate is.
IV. Elaborate on the benefits of a will.
V. Explain what the New York Estates, Powers and Trust Law says.
VI. Understand what a Self-Proving Affidavit is.
VII. Differentiate between the different kinds of trusts.
Instructional Method: Self-Study
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Joseph (Lockport, NY)
Excellant presantion and coverage of topics.
William (Stony Brook, NY)
Great review of trusts and wills
Edward (New York, NY)
JOHN (CAPE CORAL, FL)
Daniel (Brooklyn, NY)
Michael (Niagara Falls, NY)
Randy (New York, NY)
Leonard (Mountain Lakes, NJ)
All in all,it was an excellent course and well worth the time I spent in viewing and listening to the speaker!
Susan (East Northport, NY, NY)
Excellent presenter; he was very clear and informative.
James (Washington, NY)
Basic course...but well presented.
Mitchel (New York, NY)
good presentation by Mr. Gray. He spoke very clearly with appropriate and iportant information.
Craig (Brooklyn, NY)
Good as it was very basic
Georgia (East Meadow, NY)
I liked the presenter. I would go to him for my estate matters if I weren't an attorney
Avraham (Cedarhurst, NY)
informative about basics of wills and trusts
Elizabeth (Armonk, NY)
This program was well-done. It went through a lot of information in a short amount of time; I felt like I learned a lot.
Barbara (South Salem, NY)
Good basic overview of trusts and estates in New York.
Gregory (New York, NY)
This is the best Lawline presentation that I have seen. The speaker is very clear, and he does not "kid around" (which frankly I find to be inefficient as a teaching device and unclear). Lots of information, well presented, excellent.
Frank (CROSS RIVER, NY)
Solid presentation and good overview
Adrienne (Basking Ridge, NJ)
Good Basic Overview
Lynnann (New York, NY)
great overview of the basics of wills and trusts
ellen (lockport, NY)
Linus (Oneida, NY)
Very good course given by an attorney obviously knowledgeable in the field. Well-presented in a clear, organized manner. Excellently explained. This guy is a good teacher.
Geraldine (Tarrytown, NY)
Material was presented in straightforward manner that was highly understandable and useful.
Colette (New Rochelle, NY)
Very good information. I needed the updated information
mary (brooklyn, NY)
Donald (Great Neck, NY)
Richard (Bronx, NY)
Very nicely presented.
Ira L (SPRINGFIELD, VA)
Very good presentation of the topic.
Sara (New York, NY)
Julie (New City, NY)
This lecture was great. It was well laid out, well described and not boring. I would highly recommend it.
Claudia (Wilton, CT)
Vincent (Astoria, NY)
June (New York, NY)
Excellent overview presented in an organized, easy to follow manner.
Kevin (Yorktown Heights, NY)
excellent overview. very efficient presentation of a significant amount of material in 1 hour
Leigh (New York, NY)
Good basic seminar.
Deborah (Latham, NY)
Very good overview.
Nancy (Utica, NY)
Great review of subject.
Brian (Melville, NY)
The speaker provided an exceptional overview of some of the basics.
Michal (New York, NY)
Barbara (Scarsdale, NY)
as it says, pretty basic. but presented well.
Martha (Exeter, NH)
Douglas (Smithtown, NY)
Donald (Bradenton, FL)
Elaine (Bellmore, NY)
Provided basic information on wills and trusts. Presented on straight forward easy to understand manner
Stephen (Bar Donia, NY)
excellent. good lawyer. not enough of them.
lorraine (new york, NY)
Great high level overview. Very helpful.
Paul (lowell, MA)
Learned about self-proving affidavits as related to witnesses of wills.
Bopst (Miami, FL)
I thought the speaker was very knowledgeable and covered a lot of subject areas in a short amount of time. I would have liked it better if the presentation was one and a half hours and treated the material with more depth.
Noah D. (Brooklyn, NY)
this presentation had the best technology (sound, smooth flow, picture) or any presentation (I have seen six) to date.
Deborah (Hewlett, NY)
explained very well
jeffrey (white plains, NY)
Leda (Forest Hills, NY)
very well organized and great presentation
Donna (Charlotte, NC)
Glenn (East Northport, NY)
Excellent informative presentation.