The Supreme Court of Rhode Island has held that, in determining the validity of an appointment under a general testamentary power of appointment under the Rule against Perpetuities, the period for vesting shall be calculated from the time of the exercise of the power.
Industrial Nat'l Bank v. Barrett, ___ R.I. ___, 220 A.2d 517 (1966).
Richard S. Dorfzaun,
Perpetuities - Powers of Appointment,
Duq. L. Rev.
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