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Gordon Addresses Social Media Issues That Impact Employment Law
Attorney Corbett Gordon was a speaker at a recent Oregon Law Institute seminar, “Social Media – Don’t blink, it’s a constantly moving target.” Gordon has over three decades of experience representing public and private sector employers in a range of…
Schuster Discusses Endangered Species Act for American Bar Association
Jeanette Schuster was a speaker at the American Bar Association’s Business Law Section meeting on “Hot Environmental Topics” in Denver, Colorado. Schuster’s presentation covered the Endangered Species Act and the impact of wildlife issues on…
Offers of Judgment in Oregon State Court
In his article for the Winter 2010 issue of the Oregon State Bar's Litigation Journal, Steven Wilker discusses the use and effectiveness of Offers of Judgment in Oregon, in ligth of several siginificant rulings made by the Oregon Supreme Court.
Tonkon Torp Increases Contributions to the Campaign for Equal Justice
Tonkon Torp attorneys boosted their contributions to the 2009-2010 Campaign for Equal Justice (CEJ) by 44 percent over the previous year's campaign, earning the top prize in the Large Firm category for the largest percentage increase. The award was…
Ted Herzog Named to Lead Tonkon Torp's Real Estate and Land Use Practice Group
Tonkon Torp LLP has named Ted Herzog to lead the firm's Real Estate and Land Use Practice Group. The group provides business counsel, transaction and litigation services to clients involved in commercial real estate and renewable energy transactions…
New Associates Join Tonkon Torp Business Department
Tonkon Torp LLP has hired Vanessa Lee and Andrea Schmidt as new associates in the Business Department.
Oregon Legislature Hears Proposals To Modify The Business Energy Tax Credit
The 2010 special session of the Oregon Legislature began this week, and the House Revenue Committee wasted no time in holding a hearing on proposed revisions to the Business Energy Tax Credit (BETC) that is available to projects in the conservation…
Tonkon Torp Donates $5,000 for Haitian Earthquake Victims
In response to the desperate situation in Haiti, Tonkon Torp has donated $5,000 to Medical Teams International to help send medicines, bandages and other medical supplies to the stricken area.
Tonkon Torp Attorney Greenman Named Portland's Corporate Lawyer of the Year
Ronald L. Greenman has been named Portland's Corporate Lawyer of the Year for 2010 by Best Lawyers, a highly respected peer review publication in the legal profession.
Tonkon Torp Honored for Contributions to Arts & Culture in Oregon
Tonkon Torp has been recognized for outstanding community support of the arts. The firm is among the top 10 medium size organizations honored as a 2009 Business Donor to Arts and Culture in Oregon.
Tonkon Torp Named One of Oregon's Most Admired Professional Services Firms
For the second year in a row, Tonkon Torp has been recognized as one of the state's most admired organizations.
Law 3.0 Happy Hour - An Internet and New Media Primer for Nonlawyers
Learn how to choose, protect and clear content in the digital, internet and social networking world. And do it while keeping out of trouble.
New Book Helps Family-Owned Businesses Manage Inheritance Issues
Tonkon Torp lawyer co-authors roadmap for preserving wealth created in family businesses.
Best Lawyers in America ® 2010 Names 30 Tonkon Torp Attorneys
Thirty Tonkon Torp attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2010, a well-respected peer-review legal publication.
13 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Earn National Recognition for Excellence in Business Law
Thirteen Tonkon Torp attorneys were selected for the 2009 edition of Chambers USA ® America's Leading Lawyers for Business.