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Recent Cases of Interest to Fiduciaries

USA - July 19 2022 The Fourth Circuit held that the statute of limitations for attorney malpractice did not begin when the client became aware of the attorney's divided…

Danielle M. Burness, Derek A. Farrugia, Hunter M. Glenn, Meghan Gehr Hubbard, Laura A. Meis, Kimberly T. Mydock, Farhan N. Zarou

Virginia Supreme Court: Arbitration Clauses in Trusts Are Not Enforceable Against Beneficiaries

USA - May 12 2022 In Boyle v. Anderson, No. 210382 (Va. April 14, 2022), the Supreme Court of Virginia addressed an emerging topic in trusts and estates: whether a…

Michael H. Barker, Hunter M. Glenn, Jodie Herrmann Lawson

Recent Cases of Interest to Fiduciaries

USA - November 11 2021 A provision in a Maryland LLC operating agreement purporting to “Automatically and immediately” transfer a deceased member’s interest To a designated…

Derek A. Farrugia, Meghan Gehr Hubbard, Laura A. Meis, Sean F. Murphy, Kimberly T. Mydock, Alicia C. O'Brien, JULIANNE TOIA, Farhan N. Zarou

Recent Cases of Interest to Fiduciaries: November 2021

USA - November 11 2021 A provision in a Maryland LLC operating agreement purporting to “automatically and immediately” transfer a deceased member’s interest…

Abbey L. Farnsworth, Meghan Gehr Hubbard, Laura A. Meis, Sean F. Murphy, Kimberly T. Mydock, Alicia C. O'Brien, Farhan N. Zarou

Recent Cases of Interest to Fiduciaries

USA - May 3 2021 In 2003, Jill Petrie St. Clair executed a trust agreement establishing her husband, William Paxson St. Claire, as a life beneficiary of the trust…

Abbey L. Farnsworth, Meghan Gehr Hubbard, Scott W. Masselli, Laura A. Meis, Sean F. Murphy, Alicia C. O'Brien, Farhan N. Zarou