Tag Archives: Inherited

Wealth — Inherited or Self-Made?

The claim is often made that inherited money is a social evil which needs to be curtailed such as by an estate or inheritance tax. People point to celebrities such as Paris Hilton to support this claim. However, Robert Frank… … Continue reading

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MyBreedData – Canine Inherited Disorder Prevalence Database

“Genoscoper Laboratories and Wisdom Health contribute to the canine genetics research community through scientific exploration of canine disease heritage. Through comprehensive genetic screening, we aim to provide unprecedented insight into the distribution and prevalence of canine genetic disease variants across breeds. … Continue reading

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Inherited liability under a workers’ compensation system: a surprise to avoid

Canadian provinces and territories all administer some form of a workers’ compensation system within their jurisdiction. Funded by employer-paid premiums, these no-fault insurance systems provide wage replacement and medical benefits to injured employees who relinquish their right to sue their … Continue reading

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Texas Federal Court Exempts Inherited IRA: Contradicts Florida Court Decisions

A couple years ago I posted an article in my bankruptcy law blog regarding inherited IRAs. My post discussed a Florida state court decision which held that the statutory IRA exemption from creditors does not apply to IRAs which the … Continue reading

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The Impact of Race and Inherited Wealth on Social Mobility

Palma Joy Strand, Inheriting Inequality: Wealth, Race and the Laws of Succession, 89 Oregon L. Rev. 453 (2010), available at SSRN. Paula Monopoli In her recent article, Inheriting Inequality: Wealth, Race and the Laws of Succession, Palma Joy Strand unpacks … Continue reading

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