oregon state bar business law section mission:

To provide excellent service to the diverse group of business law practitioners throughout the State of Oregon by

  • providing regular, timely and useful information about the practice of business law
  • promoting good business lawyering and professionalism
  • fostering communication and networking among our members
  • advocating improvement of business law
  • supporting Oregon's business infrastructure and business community

CLE: Avoiding Discipline in Oregon
Topics at this MBA seminar will include how to avoid becoming ensnared in Oregon's disciplinary system
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CLE: Introduction to Oregon Workers' Compensation 2014
This presentation will provide an overview of the Oregon workers' compensation system, including its general statutory and regulatory scheme, describe the claimant and insurer sides of the practice, discuss starting your own practice and common pitfalls.
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CLE: Navigating Employment Leave Laws
Second in a series of nine weekly seminars on employment law issues for newer attorneys
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CLE: U.S. Business Immigration Law for Non-Immigration Lawyers
Immigration is a hot topic today, and this seminar will help non–immigration lawyers identify hot-button issues.
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CLE: Drafting Escrow Agreements in Business and Real Estate
his program provides you with a practical guide to drafting effective escrow agreements in business and real estate transactions, risk allocation, conflict avoidance, and working with escrow agents.
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More Events. . .

Oregon Unemployment Rate increases to 7.2 percent

Oregon's unemployment rate edged up, from 6.9 percent in July to 7.2 percent in August.
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Providence to invest $150 million in innovative healthcare
Providence Health & Services plans to invest $150 million in innovative companies that focus on improvement of patient care.
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Greenbrier announces orders for 15,000 Railcars
The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. has received new orders in its fourth quarter ended August 31, 2014 and through the date of this release for 15,000 railcar units valued at $1.37 billion.
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Gerding Edlen selling real-estate portfolio
Developer Gerding Edlen has hired CBRE to market a 788-unit apartment portfolio
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Onboard Dynamics Inc. gets $3 million
Onboard Dynamics Inc., a Bend startup, has secured more than $3 million to support its work to commercialize on-vehicle natural gas compression technology.
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