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14 Jul 2016, 10:45 am by Ilene Cooper
In 2010, the Appellate Division, Second Department, made it clear that principles of equity grounded in rules of forfeiture can adversely impact a surviving spouse’s entitlement to an elective share. [read post]
6 Oct 2017, 7:23 am by Ilene Cooper
The fiduciary who thinks a receipt and release is the answer to all future claims for an accounting and liability may have a surprise in store. [read post]
19 Apr 2021, 6:16 am by Ilene Cooper
When thinking of the Surrogate’s Court, jurisdiction over eviction proceedings does not normally come to mind. [read post]
10 Feb 2017, 7:00 am by Ilene Cooper
Although one of the many duties and responsibilities of an executor is to marshal and appraise estate assets, and, depending upon the dispositive terms of the governing instrument, liquidate them for purposes of distribution, the fulfillment of these duties may, at times, result in fiduciary liability. [read post]
13 Jul 2009, 12:53 am
" Trusts and Estates Update Monday, July 13, 2009 By Ilene Sherwyn Cooper "Ilene Sherwyn Cooper, a partner with Farrell Fritz, writes: While the spring and summer months have seen a multitude of decisions from the Surrogate's Courts relevant to trusts and estates, the Supreme and Appellate courts have also rendered opinions of interest to practitioners in the field. [read post]
23 Nov 2009, 12:41 am
" Trusts and Estates Update Monday, November 23, 2009 By Ilene Sherwyn Cooper " Ilene Sherwyn Cooper, a partner with Farrell Fritz, writes that the Appellate Division has provided significant direction to Surrogate's Court practitioners this past year, holding that a petitioner had forfeited her interest in a trust containing an in terrorem clause, which prohibited any beneficiary from contesting the trust or any of its provisions, when that… [read post]
19 May 2008, 1:00 am
" Trusts and Estates UpdateMonday, May 19, 2008By Ilene Sherwyn Cooper" Ilene Sherwyn Cooper, a partner at Farrell Fritz PC, reviews recent Surrogate's Court and appellate opinions on powers of attorney, exoneration clauses, and accountability that provide cautionary instruction to fiduciaries in the fulfillment of their role, along with recent decisions warning counsel in regard to their ethical duties and sanctions, designed to curb… [read post]
20 Jan 2017, 7:58 am by Ilene Cooper
Powers of attorney and trust instruments have each been the subject of many an estate plan. [read post]
23 Jan 2019, 6:15 am by Ilene Cooper
Pursuant to the provisions of EPTL 5-1.1-A, every surviving spouse of a domiciliary decedent is entitled to a statutory right of election. [read post]
20 Jan 2017, 7:58 am by Ilene Cooper
Powers of attorney and trust instruments have each been the subject of many an estate plan. [read post]
13 May 2022, 6:36 am by Ilene Cooper
The recent opinion by the Appellate Division, Third Department, in In re Strom Irrevocable Trust III, 2022 NY Slip Op 01356, provides a cautionary tale to estate litigators who conduct SCPA 1404 examinations in the face of a trust instrument’s in terrorem clause. [read post]
22 May 2007, 6:24 am
" Trusts and Estates UpdateThursday, May 17, 2007By Ilene Sherwyn Cooper"Ilene Sherwyn Cooper, a partner with Farrell Fritz, writes that the willingness of surrogates to grant summary judgment in probate proceedings has continued, as reflected in recent opinions, and decisions of interest have been rendered pertaining to the issue of standing in discovery proceedings, and witness-beneficiaries under a propounded will. [read post]
24 Jan 2017, 4:30 am by Tom Kosakowski
Working with Groups: An Interactive Exercise (Level: Fundamental; Sector: All), Linda Brothers & Tyler Smith, Associate Ombudsmen, Office of the Ombudsman, Center for Cooperative Resolution National Institutes of Health29. [read post]
12 Dec 2010, 11:44 pm by Sam E. Antar
Just last week, I told Ilene, Phil’s Stock World editor and Seeking Alpha contributor, that Green Mountain was “concerned about the SEC inquiry and that the company is far from being out of the woods. [read post]
23 Oct 2009, 6:11 am by Sheppard Mullin
” This hearing featured testimony from Ilene Knable Gotts, Esq., Chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Antitrust Law; Dr. [read post]
30 Jan 2007, 5:12 am
.   Trusts and Estates UpdateThursday, January 25, 2007By Ilene Sherwyn CooperIlene Sherwyn Cooper, a partner with Farrell Fritz, analyzes recent opinions regarding such matters as contested probate proceedings, accounting proceedings and construction proceedings.   Second Circuit ReviewWednesday, January 24, 2007By Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. [read post]
12 Oct 2009, 6:12 am
In 1999 Brazil and Unites States signed a bilateral agreement to promote cooperation between their antitrust authorities, including technical cooperation, in the enforcement of their antitrust laws. [read post]
28 Feb 2011, 2:09 am by Sam E. Antar
The Company, at the direction of the audit committee of the Company’s board of directors, is cooperating fully with the SEC staff’s inquiry. [read post]
14 Nov 2009, 8:56 pm
He is also considered a suspect in two other missing child cases, the 1988 abduction of 9-year-old Michaela Garecht and the 1989 disappearance of 11-year-old Ilene Misheloff. - And this is the only case he has been charged with, and yet they claim he has a "history! [read post]