This is my running list of significant Florida trusts-and-estates related appellate opinions for 2019. If you think I’ve missed an important case that deserves wider notice, please let me know. As new decisions are published I’ll add them to the list. The cases listed below are hyper-linked to the court’s original opinion and any commentary I may have written about the case.

  1. Goodstein v. Goodstein, — So.3d —-, 2019 WL 140993 (Fla. 4th DCA January 09, 2019) (restricted depository accounts)
  2. Hadassah v. Melcer, — So.3d —- 2019 WL 141039 (Fla. 4th DCA January 09, 2019) (charities; qualified beneficiaries)
  3. Bitetzakis v. Bitetzakis, — So.3d —-, 2019 WL 405568 (Fla. 2d DCA February 01, 2019) (execution formalities)