Articles & Speeches

SCOTT D. WEBER'S ARTICLES AND SPEECHES

Remedies For Breach of Fiduciary Duty, given to the 37 th Annual Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in the summer of 2013, by Scott D. Weber and Mary C. Burdette. Click here to view the speech.

Fiduciary Pitfalls Under Powers of Attorney and Other Instruments, given to the Dallas Bar Association Probate Section on March 27, 2012, by Scott D. Weber. Click here to view the speech.

MARY C. BURDETTE’S ARTICLES AND SPEECHES

Fiduciary Duties Within Fiduciary Duties, presented at the State Bar of Texas, Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Seminar in 2012. Click here to view the article.

Handbook for the Fiduciary, Advising and Counseling Trustees, presented at The University of Texas School of Law, Estate Planning, Guardianship and Elder Law Conference in 2012. Click here to view the article.

Enforcing Beneficiaries’ Rights, presented at: Click here to view the article.

  • The Tarrant County Probate Bar Association, Probate Litigation Seminar in 2010.
  • The State Bar of Texas, Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in 2010.
  • The Probate Section of the Collin County Bar Association in 2011.

Keeping Your Plans From Getting Waylaid in Administration, presented at the State Bar of Texas, Annual Advanced Estate Planning Strategies Course in San Diego, CA in 2011.

What Did You Mean By That? Trust Language and Application by Trustees, presented at the State Bar of Texas, Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in 2011. Click here to view the article.

Handbook for the Fiduciary Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, presented at the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Advanced Estate Planning Conference in 2011. Click here to view the article.

Fiduciary Duties Within Fiduciary Duties: Trusts Owning Stock in a Closely-Held Corporation, presented to the State Bar of Texas, Fiduciary Litigation: Beyond the Basics Seminar in 2011. Click here to view the article.

Do’s and Don’ts for Fiduciaries, presented to the Fort Worth Estate Planning Council in 2009. Click here to view the article.

Attorney Liability Issues in Estate Planning and Probate, State Bar of Texas Fiduciary Litigation Seminar in 2008. Click here to view the article.

Death After Divorce, presented at the State Bar of Texas Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in 2008. Click here to view the article.

Handbook for the Fiduciary Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, presented at the Texas Bankers Association, Wealth Management and Trust Division, Estate Administration Seminar 2008. Click here to view the article.

Handbook for the Fiduciary Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, Houston Bar Association, Probate, Trusts and Estates Section Wills and Probate Institute - Fundamentals, in 2008. Click here to view the article.

Executor’s Handbook, presented at the Houston Bar Association Probate, Trusts & Estates Section, 2007 Wills and Probate Institute - Fundamentals in 2007. Click here to view the article.

Fiduciary Issues, Panel presentation at the Advance Estate Planning Strategies Course, State Bar of Texas, in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2007. Click here to view the article.

Dealing With the Runaway Executor, Panel presentation with Mike Cenatiempo and Al Golden at the State Bar of Texas, Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in 2006.

Dependent Administrations, presented at the Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar in 2006. Click here to view the article.

Pitfalls of the Not So “Simple” Probate, presented to the Docket Call Probate Seminar in San Antonio, Texas in 2005. Click here to view the article.

Fiduciary Issues in Probate and Trust Matters, Handbook for the Fiduciary, Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, presented at the Houston Bar Association, Wills and Probate Institute 2005. Click here to view the article.

Standing Issues in Probate Litigation or No “Meddlesome Intruders” Allowed, presented at the Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Seminar in 2005. Click here to view the article.

Avoiding Probate Litigation, presented to the Dallas Bar Association Legal Assistants Section in 2005. Click here to view the article.

Defending the Fiduciary’s Lawyer, Panel presentation to the Tarrant County Probate Litigation Seminar in 2005.

Handbook for the Fiduciary, Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, presented at the Advanced Drafting: Estate Planning & Probate Course in 2005. Click here to view the article.

Daubert - the Impact on Estate and Fiduciary Litigation, presented with Judge Steve M. King, Probate Court Number One, Tarrant County, Texas, at the State Bar of Texas, Advanced Estate Planning and Probate Course in 2004. Click here to view the article.

Joint Tenancy with Right of Survivorship Accounts, Dallas Bar Association Headnotes Article, July 2004. Click here to view the article.

Avoiding Probate Litigation, presented at the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association Third Annual Probate Litigation Seminar in 2004. Click here to view the article.

Pitfalls of the Not So “Simple” Probate, presented at The Center For American and International Law, 43rd Annual Program on Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning in 2004. Click here to view the article.

Evidentiary Issues in Probate and Fiduciary Litigation, presented at the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association Probate Litigation Seminar in 2003. Click here to view the article.

Handbook for the Fiduciary Advising and Counseling Executors and Trustees, presented to the Travis County Bar Association in 2003. Click here to view the article.

Fiduciary Issues Regarding Financial Powers of Attorney, presented to the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association in 2002.

Experts in Probate, The Search for the Right Stuff, presented with Judge Steve M. King, Probate Court Number One, Tarrant County, Texas, at the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association, Probate Litigation Seminar in 2002. Click here to view the article.

BRANDY BAXTER-THOMPSON’S ARTICLES AND SPEECHES

Considerations when Choosing a Power of Attorney or Guardianship, Dallas Bar Association Headnotes Article, April 2013. Click here to view the article.

To Probate or Not to Probate, presented at the Intermediate Estate Planning and Probate Seminar and at the Tarrant County Probate Bar Association - Nuts and Bolts Seminar in 2013. Click here to view the article.