Texas Estate Planning Statutes With Commentary

2023-2025 Edition

by Gerry W. Beyer



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 8/20/2023

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.25x11
Page Count : 896
ISBN : 9798823013390
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 896
ISBN : 9798823013383

About the Book

Texas Estate Planning Statutes with Commentary: 2023-2025 Edition is a compilation of Texas statutes that are significant to law school and paralegal courses related to estate planning, such as wills and estates, trusts, estate administration, probate, elder law, and guardianship. Changes made by the 2023 Texas Legislature are printed in red-lined format to make the revisions easy for the reader to locate. Many sections include carefully written commentary entitled Statutes in Context. These annotations provide background information, explanations, examples, and citations to key cases which will assist the reader in identifying the significance of the statutes and how they operate.

About the Author

Dr. Gerry W. Beyer joined the Tech Law faculty in June 2005 as the first holder of the Governor Preston Smith Regents Professorship. Previously, he taught as a professor or visiting professor at many other law schools from coast-to-coast and in Australia. Law schools and student organizations have honored him with numerous outstanding and distinguished faculty awards. In 2022, Prof. Beyer received the Distinguished Probate Attorney Lifetime Achievement Award from the Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law Section of State Bar of Texas. Prof. Beyer received his J.D. from The Ohio State University and his LL.M. and J.S.D. degrees from the University of Illinois. He is a member of the Order of the Coif, an Academic Fellow and Regent of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, a member of the American Law Institute, was inducted into the Estate Planning Hall of Fame by The National Association of Estate Planners & Councils, and served as the Reporter for the Uniform Electronic Estate Planning Documents Act.