Attorney-CPA Joe Cordell and co-host Jill Enders are joined by TuckerAllen estate planning attorney Missy Shands Manning to discuss the latest developments in the story concerning the will of Scholastic CEO Richard Robinson.
Mr. Robinson recently unexpectedly left his family out of his will. Ms. Manning discusses the legal implications of this decision, legal tactics that could be used to challenge the will, how a legal battle could impact Scholastic, the purpose of using both a will and revocable trust in an estate plan, how the case might play out, how she would advise a client who wishes to exclude family members in a will or trust, and more.
For Part 1 of this discussion, click here: https://youtu.be/54m47-exOS8
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