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Nov 16, 2017
Tonkon Torp Donates to 2017 Oregon Lawyers Against Hunger Campaign
Nov 14, 2017
Bob Carey Lends Expertise to HR Management Class at U of O
Nov 13, 2017
Jackson Lewis Takes the Stage for Laf-Off
Nov 10, 2017
Sarah Einowski Speaks at Art of the Possible
Nov 09, 2017
Mark LeRoux Speaks at OSB Business Law Section Annual Meeting
Nov 08, 2017
All Things IP Discussed at November Tonkon Talk
Nov 07, 2017
Financial Services Attorneys Host Compliance Professionals
Nov 06, 2017
Gwen Griffith Presents The CLiF Project at OSB Pro Bono Fair
Nov 03, 2017
Tonkon Torp Attorneys Share M&A Expertise in Thought Leader Forum
Nov 02, 2017
Tonkon Torp Hosts "Black Girl in Suburbia"
Nov 01, 2017
Tonkon Torp Practice Areas Ranked in 2018 U.S. News "Best Law Firms" Publication
Oct 30, 2017
Ava Schoen Debates Transfers at Debtor-Creditor Section Annual Meeting
Oct 23, 2017
Three Associates Join Tonkon Torp Business Department
Oct 19, 2017
Tonkon Water Law Attorney Literally Writes the Book on the Subject
Oct 13, 2017
Tonkon Torp Congratulates the Oregon Historical Society
Oct 12, 2017
Kimberlee Stafford Provides Commercial Leasing Primer
Oct 11, 2017
Gwen Griffith Appointed to Business License Appeals Board
Oct 06, 2017
Christopher Pallanch is President-Elect for Oregon Federal Bar Association
Oct 05, 2017
Shouka Rezvani Covers Ethical Issues Related to Running Private Foundations and Public Charities
Oct 04, 2017
Investment Adviser Update: Revised Form ADV Began October 1st
Oct 03, 2017
Tonkon Torp Hires Litigation Associate Meg Houlihan
Oct 02, 2017
Supreme Court to Again Evaluate Whether Auto Service Advisors Are Exempt from Overtime
Sep 26, 2017
Eric Beach Shares Cyber Security Best Practices with Nonprofits
Sep 22, 2017
Diversity Visa Lottery 2019 Open October 3 to November 7
Sep 21, 2017
Premium Processing Resumes for H-1B Cap Cases
Dec 06, 2017
Tonkon Talks - The Emerging Growth Ecosystem in Oregon
Nov 01, 2017
Tonkon Talks - IP Round Table
Oct 11, 2017
Environmental & Natural Resources Fall Party!
Oct 04, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Elements of the Investor Pitch
Sep 07, 2017
Cybersecurity Issues for Nonprofits
Sep 06, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Organizational Issues and Choice of Entity
Aug 24, 2017
Immigration Breakfast Briefing - Worksite Enforcement, I-9s, and Compliance Best Practices
Jun 29, 2017
Immigration Breakfast Briefing - Worksite Enforcement, I-9 Audits, and Compliance Best Practices
Jun 07, 2017
Nonprofit Program & Happy Hour
Jun 07, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Crowdfunding and Capital-Raising Update
May 24, 2017
Environmental & Natural Resources Consultants Party!
May 04, 2017
2017 Labor & Employment Law Seminar
May 03, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Building a Healthy Startup: Avoiding Common Founder's Mistakes
Apr 06, 2017
Tonkon Torp 2017 Litigation Department Spring Party
Apr 05, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Preparing for Investor Due Diligence
Mar 01, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Independent Contractors & Non-Competition Agreements
Feb 15, 2017
2017 H-1B Cap Breakfast Briefing and Executive Orders Update
Feb 01, 2017
A Party in the Pearl!
Feb 01, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Business Immigration 101
Jan 04, 2017
Tonkon Talks - Incentive Compensation
Dec 07, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Convertible Notes - Pleasures & Pitfalls
Nov 16, 2016
Immigration Update - Prepare for 2017!
Nov 02, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Demystifying the Cap Table
Oct 27, 2016
Environmental and Natural Resources Fall Party
Oct 05, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Commercial and Cyber Insurance
Sep 29, 2016
Welcome Brenda Meltebeke!
Sep 07, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Business Contracts 102 for Startups
Aug 03, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Employment Law Q&A
Jun 01, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Business Law 101 for Makers
May 12, 2016
2016 Labor & Employment Law Seminar
May 04, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Shaking the Tree: Capital-Raising Strategies for 2016
Apr 14, 2016
Tonkon Torp 2016 Litigation Department Spring Party
Apr 06, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Website Law for Start-Ups
Mar 16, 2016
To Be or Not to Be an Equity Crowdfunding Portal?
Mar 02, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Employee Handbooks for Start-Ups
Feb 04, 2016
A Women's Party in the Pearl!
Feb 03, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Business Contracts 101 for Start-ups
Jan 29, 2016
H-1B Cap Breakfast Briefing
Jan 06, 2016
Tonkon Talks - Dispute Resolution for Start-ups
Dec 02, 2015
"Pot in the Pearl" - A Tonkon Talk on the Legal Realities of Cannabusiness
Nov 04, 2015
Tonkon Talks - Employment Law for Start-Ups
Oct 21, 2015
Environmental and Natural Resources Party
Oct 07, 2015
Tonkon Talks - Securities Issues for Startups
Sep 25, 2015
Immigration Recordkeeping Breakfast Briefing
Sep 02, 2015
Tonkon Talks - Special Topics in Startup IP
Jul 01, 2015
Tonkon Talks - Funding! Cap Tables! Valuation! Oh my!
May 21, 2015
Labor & Employment Law Seminar
Apr 02, 2015
Tonkon Torp Litigation Department Spring Party
Nov 05, 2014
Buying or Selling a Website, Part 3 of our 3-Part Series on the Lifecycle of a Website
Oct 30, 2014
Dos and Don'ts for M&A Brokers
Oct 16, 2014
Environmental and Natural Resources Party
Oct 14, 2014
Operating Your Website, Part 2 of our 3-Part Series on Website Law
Sep 30, 2014
I Have an Idea! Now What?
Sep 16, 2014
Developing Your Website, Part 1 of our 3-Part Series on Website Law
Jun 11, 2014
Crowdfunding- Where Are We Now? Part 3 of our "Show Me the Money!" Program for Start-Ups and...
Jun 05, 2014
Mix and Mingle with Environmental Consultant and Commercial Real Estate Broker Colleagues
May 28, 2014
Tax Breakfast Briefing - Choice of Entity in Oregon
May 21, 2014
Been There, Done That! Part 2 of our "Show Me the Money!" Programs for Start-Ups and Business...
May 15, 2014
Labor & Employment Seminar
Nov 20, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
There's an Essential Oil for That
Nov 08, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Why Did My Property Tax Bill Go Up?
Nov 07, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Portland's Neighborhood Associations Going Strong After 40 Years
Nov 02, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
One Reason Your Property Taxes Skyrocketed – New Bond Measures
Oct 26, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Industrial Growth Booming on Portland's Eastside
Oct 20, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Mass Timber Products Take Center Stage in Multi-Story Construction
Oct 17, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Portland's Chances to Land Amazon RFP for Second Headquarters Seem Slim
Oct 12, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Oregon Targets Renewable Heating Companies for Increased Assessments
Oct 03, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Water in the Cloud(s)
Sep 26, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Terminal 1 Is Back in the Driver's Seat
Sep 15, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
In the e-Commerce Game, It's All About the Last Mile
Sep 07, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Eagle Creek Fire Threatens More Than Just Trees
Sep 05, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
New Developments on the Rise in Downtown Portland
Aug 25, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Water in the Silicon Forest
Aug 18, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
In the Sharing Economy, is All Real Estate Still Local?
Aug 11, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Shining a Positive Light on the Willamette River with Portland's New Urban Plan
Aug 03, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
The (Bull Run) Honeymoon is Over...
Jul 27, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
The Goat Blocks Show the Value of the Long Play
Jul 20, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Kickstarting New Brownfields Development in Portland
Jun 29, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
The Fair-Haired Dumbbell Regulation A+ Offering
Jun 22, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Vancouver Is Not Portland, and That's Just Right
Jun 16, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
"Infrastructure Week" – In Case You Missed It
Jun 08, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Beware Environmental Regulations Lurking in City Codes
Jun 01, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Is All Renewable Energy by 2050 Realistic?
May 26, 2017 - Ear to the Ground
Oregon House Passes Hidden Property Tax Increase
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Protecting Trademarks in a Global Marketplace

The global marketplace offers tremendous growth opportunities. It also presents new challenges for protecting intellectual property across international borders. To help clients protect the integrity and value of their brand, Tonkon Torp intellectual property attorney Chris Erickson has adopted a global perspective on his trademark practice to help companies register and protect their trademarks and service marks in the U.S. and throughout the world. Read more...
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Why Tonkon?

The foundation of our business is long-term relationships with clients based on trust. Our clients tell us that there is a "Tonkon Experience" that is distinctive. It is an experience characterized by clients trusting that our lawyers will consistently follow certain principles and practices:
  • We will put our clients' interests first.
  • We will treat you and others with respect.
  • We will provide concise and useful advice.
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Marathon Scholars

Following the 9/11 attacks, Tonkon Torp attorney Jeff Cronn and his friend and fellow lawyer, Dan Blaufus, brainstormed how to engage their peers and the broader community in an endeavor that would make a positive statement about the future. They determined to tackle the challenge of providing greater opportunity for low-income children to pursue and obtain higher education. Read more ...

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