On October 8, 2021 Principal Jordan Weitberg will present at the virtual National Fall 2021 meeting of ACTEC, the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Jordan will also present on October 10, 2021 at the meeting of ACTEC’s Fiduciary Litigation Committee.
On October 8, Jordan will be a member of a panel that will address Hot Topics for Litigators – and Non-Litigators. Jordan’s specific presentation is titled Protecting Trustees in Problems Situations: Exculpation Clauses, Payment of Expenses and Decanting Remedies. He will focus on the use and benefits of exculpation clauses in trust agreements, payment of a trustee’s expenses even when charged with wrongdoing, and what happens when a decanting is invalidated.
At the October 10 committee litigation session, Jordan will focus on remedies judges have employed after invalidating trust decantings.
ACTEC is a nonprofit association of lawyers and law professors skilled and experienced in the preparation of wills and trusts; estate planning; and probate procedure and administration of trusts and estates of decedents, minors and incompetents. Lawyers and law professors are elected to be Fellows based on their outstanding reputation, exceptional skill, and substantial contributions to the field by lecturing, writing, teaching and participating in bar activities. It is their aim to improve and reform probate, trust and tax laws, procedures, and professional responsibility.