When a business client faces potential litigation, counsel and litigators must be prepared to assist the client in planning for asset protection from plaintiffs and creditors. In this practical webinar, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance on how to protect your clients’ assets in litigation. You’ll learn best practices for protecting against debt and creditors, recognize pitfalls to avoid, and identify the most appropriate structures for protecting different types of assets.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Identify clients’ ownership of assets, business structures and operations
- Distinguish among the different requirements for protecting different types of property, including:
- Recognizing how to tailor asset protection approaches for real property vs. a brokerage account
- Discover the optimal business entity and jurisdiction for litigation to support asset protection
- Identify the use of trusts, including:
- Controlling assets in an irrevocable trust
- Determining whether to create domestic or foreign trusts
- The implications and risks of fraudulent transfers
- Define practical strategies and planning solutions
- Differentiate between the various vehicles for asset protection and identify the most appropriate structures
- Identify limitations and common pitfalls to avoid
- Recognize best practices in structuring domestic and foreign asset protection trusts
Jacob Stein, Esq. is Managing Partner at Aliant, LLP. He specializes in structuring international business transactions, complex U.S. and international tax planning, and asset protection planning. Mr. Stein received his law degree from the University of Southern California, and a Master of Laws in Taxation from Georgetown University.
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