Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts. Legal news and articles for May 6 - 31, 2016

Panama Papers: Emails reveal why Mossack Fonesca uses NZ foreign trustsCreation In France Of A Public Register Of TrustsSpecial Needs Trust Fairness Act would allow people with disabilities to create their own trustsGovernment drops plan to convert port trusts into corporate entitiesMaster trusts to face 'strict' new market entry criteria, UK government confirmsPrivate client and trusts report: Family fortunesThe Levin Law Group Now Offers Wills and Trusts Law To Assist Clients in Need of Estate PlanningPanama Papers: Crack IRD squad turns up 200 NZ trusts with Mossack Fonseca linksEnact law to regulate public trustNew York attorney gives tips on trusts at Ave Maria School of Law event

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Panama Papers: Emails reveal why Mossack Fonesca uses NZ foreign trusts
TVNZMay 31, 2016

A 2014 email sent by Mossack Fonseca's New Zealand representative, Daniel Leon, lays out exactly how the company uses New Zealand trusts, including the measure clients can take if they do not want their names to appear on the public paperwork.more »

Creation In France Of A Public Register Of Trusts
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)May 28, 2016

But French officials also stated that "the difficult point will be to distinguish between the legal use of these measures and concealing something"5. It is true that many perfectly legitimate trusts, set up purely for wealth-management and estate ...more »

Special Needs Trust Fairness Act would allow people with disabilities to create their own trusts
Centre Daily Times (blog)May 28, 2016

Several years ago, U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Howard Township, introduced the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act. A companion bill was introduced in the Senate, and it unanimously passed the Senate last September. It remains on the docket of a House ...more »

Government drops plan to convert port trusts into corporate entities
LivemintMay 26, 2016

Currently, these 11 ports function as trusts under a law framed more than five decades ago called the Major Port Trusts Act 1963. Kamarajar Port Ltd is the only exception in this regard. Kamarajar, which runs the port at Ennore near Chennai, was formed ...more »

Master trusts to face 'strict' new market entry criteria, UK government confirms
Out-Law.comMay 18, 2016

Although master trusts are required to comply with the relevant pensions legislation and are expected to comply with the standards set out in the Pensions Regulator's codes of practice, they are not subject to the same requirements as the contract ...more »

Private client and trusts report: Family fortunes
The Lawyer (registration)May 15, 2016

This is not only evident from high-value cases such as the dispute between a Malaysian couple who conducted their battle over their estimated £440m fortune and Gray v Work which involved a Texan couple whose prenuptial agreement was not upheld by the ...more »

The Levin Law Group Now Offers Wills and Trusts Law To Assist Clients in Need of Estate Planning
PR Web (press release)May 13, 2016

The Levin Law Group is now offering Wills and Trusts Law to assist clients in need of estate planning. The attorneys at Levin Law Group are well aware of the importance of Estate Planning for all adults and promise expert services including Last Will ...more »

Panama Papers: Crack IRD squad turns up 200 NZ trusts with Mossack Fonseca links
Stuff.co.nzMay 10, 2016

It's very serious, tax evasion is extremely serious and under New Zealand law you are responsible for your worldwide income. It doesn't matter that the trust is registered in the British Virgin Islands or anywhere else." New Zealand links to the Panama ...more »

Enact law to regulate public trust
The Daily StarMay 9, 2016

Again, can we conclude with a contention that there is no difficulty to run public trusts even if there is absence of a specific legislation in Bangladesh to regulate the same? The write up will be drawing the importance of enacting a special law to ...more »

New York attorney gives tips on trusts at Ave Maria School of Law event
Naples Daily NewsMay 6, 2016

That was the message Jonathan Blattmachr, director of Pioneer Wealth Partners, gave to 60 financial analysts and tax planners at the opening event of Ave Maria School of Law's third annual estate planning conference Thursday at Northern Trust in Naples.more »

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