You are here

Intestacy and Descendants

This lesson is designed to introduce students to three different ways that "representation" can be defined under the intestacy system. The three approaches states have used to distribute an estate to the descendants of a person who dies intestate are strict per stirpes, modern per stirpes, and per capita by representation.

Lesson Completion Time

1 hour
Access Denied
Access to CALI Lessons is restricted to people affiliated with CALI member organizations and those who have purchased individual memberships. You may register or login to run CALI Lessons.

CALI Topics

Lesson Authors

Lesson ID