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Professor English to speak on COVID-19 in LTC facilities

On June 15, 2020, Professor David English will speak on “Responding to COVID-19 in LTC Facilities” at the Summer 2020 meeting of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). His co-presenter for this virtual presentation is Eric Carlson of Justice in Aging in Los…

Podcast by Professor English on Guardianships and Powers of Attorney

The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) recently posted a podcast by Professor David English on cross-border recognition of guardianships and powers of attorney. It is available at https://actecfoundation.org/podcasts/cross-border-recognition-of-powers-of-attorney-guardianship/. This is the third podcast that Professor English has recorded for ACTEC. Prior podcasts, “The Uniform Trust Code and the Future of American Trust Law” and “The Uniform Guardianship,…

Professors English and Freyermuth explain how the Uniform Law Commission helps to craft policy

Professors David M. English and Wilson Freyermuth provided information for a recent Columbia Missourian article about lawmaking, “Writing the Law: Missouri farm bill rooted in history.” The article is one of a series of articles to examine who writes the bills, who influences that process and how laws spread from state to state. This article explains the role of the…

Professor English Podcast: The Uniform Trust Code and the Future of American Trust Law

Earlier this year, Professor David English recorded a podcast, The Uniform Trust Code and the Future of American Trust Law. The podcast is available on the website for the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, of which Professor English is a fellow. In the podcast he talks about some of the areas where states have made the greatest modifications…

Professor English Attends Uniform Law Commission Annual Meeting; Elected as Life Member

From July 12-17, Professor David English attended the annual meeting of the Uniform Law Commission (ULC) in Anchorage, Alaska. Professor English is currently the chair of the drafting committee for the Revised Uniform Probate Code and co-reporter for the Model Tribal Probate Code. Both drafting committees made presentations at the meeting. Professor English, who has been a uniform law commissioner…

Mizzou Law Students Attended MO Solo Conference

Rising 2L, Joe Langworthy, and recent Mizzou Law graduates Allyson Brown, Jesse Craig, Shawna Quast, Yve Solbrekken, and Aaron Wynhausen attended the Missouri Bar Solo and Small Firm Conference from June 6 through June 8 with Jennifer McGarr from the Career Development Office. The students were able to attend through generous alumni sponsorships from Chris Dandurand (’11), Ellen Morgan (’84),…

Professor English Speaks at Japanese Adult Guardianship Conference

Professor David English recently traveled to Tokyo to speak to the Japanese Adult Guardianship Association on the use of special needs trusts in the United States. Professor English has spoken to JAGA several times in the past and has published a number of articles in JAGA’s Adult Guardianship Law…

Professor English to Speak at World Guardianship Conference

Professor David English will make two presentations at the World Guardianship Conference, October 23-25 in Seoul, South Korea. Professor English will moderate a panel on recent developments in guardianship at which he will speak about the recently approved Uniform Guardianship, Conservatorship, and Other Protective Arrangements Act. He also will a moderate a panel on special needs trusts, which will include a presentation by…

Professor English Featured on Podcast About the Uniform Guardianship, Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act

Professor David English recently presented a podcast on the recently approved Uniform Guardianship, Conservatorship and Other Protective Arrangements Act. The podcast was sponsored by The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Foundation. Professor English is an ACTEC fellow and chaired the drafting committee for the Uniform…

Professor English Leads Two ABA Conferences

Professor David English chaired the Fall Leadership Conference of the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law, held in Chicago in late September. Professor English is chair of the section and the meeting included various training sessions for more than 200 leaders in the section. In early October, Professor English then co-chaired the joint CLE meeting between the ABA…