- donative intent
The conscious desire to make a gift, as distinguished from giving something as a gift by mistake or under pressure.Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Estates, Executors & Probate CourtCategory: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Getting Your Affairs in OrderCategory: Wills, Trusts & Estates → Living Trusts & Avoiding Probate
Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009.
- donative intent
n.conscious desire to make a gift, as distinguished from giving something for nothing by mistake or under pressure.
Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013.
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