By: Bryce Helfer, Nixon Peabody and Rebecca Tunney, Goulston & Storrs, Communications Committee, Trusts and Estates Section
Upcoming Trusts & Estates Section Programs at the BBA this month:
BBA Webinar: “Fixing” Irrevocable Trusts: Decanting, Non-Judicial Settlement Agreements, and Other Tools. Thursday, February 10, 2022 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. This program will provide an introduction to various methods for changing the course of an existing Massachusetts irrevocable trust, including how and when to consider: (1) modification, (2) reformation, (3) decanting, and (4) a non-judicial settlement agreement.
BBA Webinar: The Messy Intersection of Divorce and Trust Law – Everything but Pfannenstiehl. Tuesday, February 15, 2022 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Panelists will discuss various estate and trust related issues that might arise during divorce proceedings, including conflicts between the terms of marital/divorce agreements and estate planning documents as well as the rights of non-parties in divorce proceedings when trust interests are implicated.