It started with an "easy" case.
In 1991's Lauricella v. Lauricella, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) Court first decided that a trust was not a trust, for divorce purposes. The facts were compelling:
a simple trust (settled...
The FTC enforces the Federal Trade Commission Act, which basically
authorizes the FTC to protect Americans from "unfair . . . acts or
practices." These are never defined in regulation, and the FTC has
established through administrative and judicial...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
In his recent blog entry about the Massachusetts Appeals Court case, Pfannenstiehl v. Pfannenstiehl , at http://www.margolis.com/our-blog/does-recent-divorce-undermine-centuries-of-spendthrift-trust-law , Boston...
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