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2017 STEP Mini-Conference

The Onus is on Trustees: Sheltering from the Storm


DATES: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

TIME: 1:00pm to 5:30pm Followed by drinks and dinner

LOCATION: Wintergarden Room, The Northern Club, 19 Princes Street, Auckland

Trustees are facing increased scrutiny from beneficiaries, with litigation becoming the choice of many persons unhappy with the decision making of the discretionary Trustee, or the will maker. This mini-conference looked at litigation arising from Trusts and Estates and the issues arising for Trustees and Advisors; estate planning in a global context, and updates on the Trust Bill. 


The Honourable John Fogarty QC: Practitioners approach to trusts and the litigation that is now arising around trusts

Vanessa Bruton QC: Green lessons for practitioners

Bill Patterson, Partner, Patterson Hopkins: Trust Bill Update


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