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The Best Lawyers in America ® 2009 Names 25 Tonkon Torp Attorneys
Twenty-five Tonkon Torp attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2009, the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession. Six of the firm's attorneys were selected in more than one category…
Federal Arbitration Act Preempts Oregon Legislature's 2007 Amendment to Oregon Arbitration Act
Caroline Harris Crowne co-authored an article on the Federal Arbitration Act for the Summer 2008 issue of the Oregon State Bar's Litigation Journal.
Tonkon Torp Immigration Lawyers Tapped for National Assignments
Two Tonkon Torp immigration attorneys have been selected by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) to serve on national committees that work with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) on policy and adjudication issues.
Tonkon Torp Wins PUC Ruling on Behalf of Third Party Solar-Electric Projects
The Oregon Public Utility Commission's ruling regarding third party financing of solar energy projects, was precedent setting for the region, says Tonkon Torp attorney David F. White.
Second Oregon Home Achieves Platinum LEED Certification
Our client, Teeny Development, LLC, has achieved Platinum LEED certification on its first of 18 townhomes under construction in Lincoln City.
Tax Attorney Gwen Griffith Joins Tonkon Torp Law Firm
Eugene attorney Gwendolyn Griffith has joined the tax practice group of Tonkon Torp LLP in Portland. Her practice is focused on advising clients of closely held businesses in matters of taxation, succession and estate planning, and the formation…
Twelve Tonkon Torp Attorneys Again Earn National Recognition for Excellence in Business Law
Twelve partners of Tonkon Torp LLP have been selected for the 2008 edition of Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business.
Steven Wilker Discusses Grand Theft IP for Entrepreneur Webinar
Steven Wilker presented at the Oregon Entrepreneur Network webinar "Grand Theft IP."
Tonkon Torp Attorney Explains Loan Workouts and Liquidations
Tonkon Torp attorney Albert N. Kennedy gave a presentation on "Loan Workout and Collateral Liquidation." The presentation was sponsored by Lorman Education Services.
Al Kennedy Explains Bankruptcy Duties, Deadlines, and Pitfalls for Annual Bankruptcy Institute
Tonkon Torp attorney Albert N. Kennedy spoke at the 21st Annual Northwest Bankruptcy Institute, sponsored by the Oregon State Bar and Washington State Bar Association on April 18 - 19. Kennedy and his co-presenters discussed the "Duties, Deadlines…
Key Word Advertising Using Trademarked Terms - Fair or Foul?
Steven Wilker discusses the use of trademarked terms as key word triggers in internet advertising for the Spring 2008 edition of the Oregon Intellectual Property Newsletter.
Cronn Appointed to Lead Tonkon Torp Business Department
Jeffrey S. Cronn has been appointed chair of the Tonkon Torp Business Department, which includes practice groups focused in the areas of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, taxation and corporate governance, among others.
IP Attorney Discusses Trademark Law for 2007 Year in Review
Steven Wilker was a presenter at the February 29 CLE, "Trademark Law - 2007 Year in Review." The CLE was sponsored by the Oregon State Bar's Intellectual Property Section.
Risks From Global Warming -- Should Investors Know?
Partner Jeffrey Cronn is interviewed by the Portland Business Journal.
18 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Named to 2007 Super Lawyers List
Eighteen attorneys at Tonkon Torp LLP have been named to the national 2007 list of Super Lawyers. They were selected through a rigorous process that identifies outstanding lawyers in more than 60 practice areas. The list recognizes those who have…
Caroline Harris Crowne Discusses Arbitration Clauses for MBA
Caroline Harris Crowne co-presented a CLE for the Multnomah Bar Association on the subject of "Arbitration Clauses in Contracts: Drafting, Enforcing, and Challenging Them."