16th Jan 2012

Understanding that Estate Planning is more than just trusts and wills, but is a comprehensive process that may include financial, medical, business, and incapacity planning is basic to anyone interested in forming an estate plan. This video from CaliforniaFamilyTrusts.com and … more

Video: How Do I Become an Organ Donor?

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29th Dec 2011

Presented by Orange County, California, Estate Planning Attorney, Dwight Edward Tompkins. CaliforniaFamilyTrusts.com

Video: Powers of Attorney

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5th Nov 2011

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Video: Can I See My Credit Report?

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28th Oct 2011

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Is The USA Hiding Bigotry Behind The First Amendment?

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27th Jul 2011

Many of my clients and friends know that I took my undergraduate degree in Anthropology with an emphasis in Archaeology.   In my reading and travels, I always pay attention to stories about antiquity and culture. Recently I was in Scotland … more

VIDEO: PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S ECONOMIC AND TAX POLICY

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23rd Nov 2010

President Kennedy’s policy of tax cuts to stimulate the economy.  He argues that tax cuts will increase federal revenues.  Interesting. DWIGHT EDWARD TOMPKINSAttorney at Law This blog is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice … more

VIDEO: QUANTITATIVE EASING EXPLAINED

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22nd Nov 2010

DD A fun and educational video on economic and monetary issues.  Enjoy. Dwight Edward Tompkins Attorney at Law This blog is intended for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for legal advice from a qualified … more

19th Nov 2010

DWIGHT EDWARD TOMPKINS Attorney at Law TOMPKINS-LAW.COM    This blog is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for legal advice from a qualified estate planning attorney in your jurisdiction.  

WATCH OUT FOR THE JURY DUTY SCAM

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5th Nov 2010

Your phone rings, you answer, and the caller identifies himself as an officer of the court. You are told that a warrant has been issued for your arrest for failure to respond to a jury duty summons.   You tell … more

4th Aug 2010

An incapacitated person is deemed to lack legal ability to act; i.e., make legal decisions, sign documents, enter into agreements, etc. There are 3 principal ways to protect yourself in the event of incapacity.  The 3 protections are to execute … more