In this webcast, Zachary W. Gaver will host a discussion focusing on recent developments dealing with life estates in Texas.
Topics will include:
- An overview of the history, description, and creation of a life estate in Texas, by conveyance, testate succession, and intestate succession
- Whether a life estate owner can execute a valid lease covering a tract of land, including a discussion of the doctrine of waste
- How to determine the proper royalty distributions when dealing with a life estate, including issues pertaining to the Open Mines Doctrine and trusts
Noon - 1:00pm Eastern
11:00am - Noon Central
10:00am - 11:00am Mountain
9:00am - 10:00am Pacific
Registration will close at 10:00am, Thursday, May 19, 2016.