Jeffrey S. Goethe led a discussion on Trust Protectors at the Fall meeting of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel in Charleston, South Carolina. The presentation was made to the College’s Asset Protection Committee. The committee engaged in a lively debate about the nature of a trust protector, the duties of a trust.
Part III. RESTRICTIONS ON DEVISE Article X, Section 4(c) of the Florida Constitution provides that an owner of homestead real property may not devise homestead property if he or she is survived by a minor child. If the owner is not survived by a minor child, but is married, the owner may only devise the.
Click here to read the full newsletter! Descent of Homestead by Lawrence W. Thomas, Esq. A common situation which estate planning attorneys and real estate practitioners encounter is that of the descent of homestead real property. Many people in Florida only think of homestead in terms of the exemption that they can claim for ad.