settlor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n settlor (law) a person who creates a trust by giving real or personal property in trust to a trustee for the benefit of a beneficiary; a person who gives such property is said to settle it on the trustee
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n settlor In law, the person who makes a settle ment.
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Usage

In literature:

Bob Pillin said, I think, that Mr. Heythorp was your settlor.
"Five Tales" by John Galsworthy
These powers cannot be excluded or fettered by settlors.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

Trust Held Alter Ego Of Settlor.
Trust Held Alter Ego Of Settlor .
Alaska Asset Protection Trust Funded By Solvent Settlor Completely Fails To Protect Assets In Bankruptcy Against Future Creditors.
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