The perfect reference guide for a quick, simplified, and complete summation of the law, the 100-plus Nutshell Series titles concisely explain the most important issues, highlighting key cases and statutes. Averill's Uniform Probate Code in a Nutshell, 5th provides a detailed explanation of the provisions, definitions, and concepts of the Uniform Probate Code. Topics covered include probate jurisdiction of the courts, intestate succession involving wills and donative transfers, and probate of wills and administration. Nutshells are compact, soft-covered study guides written by recognized experts who present the essential rules of law in a uniquely condensed format. Finely detailed and thoroughly researched, the Nutshell Series provides accurate and essential information in less time.Lawrence H. Averill is the author of 'Uniform Probate Code in a Nutshell (Nutshell Series)' with ISBN 9780314249654 and ISBN 0314249656.