University of Houston Law Center Logo
HOME
Faculty

Printable Version

Fall 2020
5368 Estate Planning - BUCKLES- 20134

Professor(s): Johnny Buckles (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Taxation 
Real Property, Trusts and Estates

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  TTH  Location:  

Course Outline: This course is designed (i) to familiarize students with statutory law (including the Internal Revenue Code and Texas Probate Code), case law, and administrative law of relevance in the practice area of estate planning; and (ii) to develop students¿ ability to understand and apply basic estate planning techniques.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites: Yes  Federal Income Tax and Trusts & Wills (unless, due to extraordinary circumstances, special permission from the professor is obtained in advance)

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 12/08 2 - 5pm      

This course will have:
Exam:
Paper:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (5/13/2020 2:45:18 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Yes, occasionally students may receive photocopied or electronic documents to supplement or replace portions of the required materials.

Lathrope's Selected Federal Taxation Statutes and Regulations, 2021 with Motro Tax Map
ISBN: 9781647081904
SCHEDULED FINISH DATE/PUBLICATION DATE: 07/23/2020

Streng, William P Estate Planning Fundamentals (latest edition unpublished manuscript available on Prof. Streng's Website.)