Wills and Estates

Read the course description below to learn how this course will be taught.

Class Unique: 28320
Online-only Unique: 28321

The 28320 section of this course will be taught in person but with the option of occasional remote participation via Zoom.  If students require all remote participation, they must register for the 28321 section of this course, which is identical but web-based.

This course deals with donative transfers of property, including intestate succession, probate administration of decedents’ estates, execution and revocation of wills, the use of trusts in estate planning, and rules of construction that affect will and trust drafting. The course also will cover community property laws and basic estate tax and gift tax principles. Relevant Texas Estates Code and Uniform Probate Code statutes will be included in a Supplement to the casebook. Prerequisites: None.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 - 10:07 am TNH 3.142
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final (administered by Exam4) 12/11/20

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed
Will not use floating mean GPA


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