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Editor: Gerry W. Beyer
Texas Tech Univ. School of Law

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Issues with Heirlooms


Figuring out what to do with family heirlooms can be difficult.  If the heirloom is gathering dust in a closet, it may be time to part with the heirloom.  But tradition, and other family members, may make you think twice before giving it away.

For a great example of the difficulties that arise when giving away an heirloom, read the article below.   

See Deborah L. Jacobs, When It’s Time to Part with Family Heirlooms, And Why I Gave Away Grandpa Oscar’s Violin, Forbes, March 31, 2014.


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