Safeguarding assets from plaintiffs, creditors or government agencies. Review planning strategies and solutions, including planning with community property, business entities and domestic and foreign trusts.
Planning skills for specific creditors, such as plaintiffs’ attorneys and lenders holding personal guarantees. Learn techniques to protect common assets, including homes, bank and brokerage accounts, businesses. professional practices and retirement plans.
An extensive focus on the practical aspects of planning. What works and what doesn’t. Especially the implementation of last-minute planning. Case studies illustrating the effectiveness of various structures.
Identify specific planning and structuring techniques.
Recall underlying substantive law and its practical application.
Determine how and when to implement each structure and for what type of asset and client.
Recognize community and separate property assets and the use of business entities, trusts, equity strips, installment sales to insiders, etc.
Planning before and after lawsuits
Using business entities, including domestic and foreign corporations, LLCs and LPs
Planning for married couples and community property
Picking correct entities and jurisdictions
Domestic and foreign asset protection trusts
CPAs, attorneys, financial planners, real estate investors and business owners.
Basic knowledge of business entities, income, estate and gift taxes.