Rev. ed. of: Estates and future interests in a nutshell / Lawrence W. Waggoner, Thomas P. Gallanis. 3rd ed. 2005. Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to estates and future interests Classifying possessory estates (a.k.a. present interests) Classifying future interests Two consequences of the classification of future interests The rule against perpetuities Three other rules governing future interests Marital estates at common law Modern protections for the surviving spouse Concurrent estates A primer on powers Who owns the appointive property? Exercising a power Effectiveness of the appointment Powers and the rule against perpetuities.