Special needs trusts for persons under guardianship or conservatorship
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Published by MCLE in [Boston, MA] .
Written in English


  • Guardian and ward,
  • Supplemental-needs trusts,
  • Estate planning,
  • Conservatorships

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementchair, Noreen A. Murphy ; faculty, Charles N. Gallo ... [et al.].
ContributionsMassachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
LC ClassificationsKFM2506 .S68 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 97 p. :
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25237131M
LC Control Number2011943427

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