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Josh Smith Talks Technology Licensing and Transfers for OBI
Tonkon Torp partner Josh Smith was a featured speaker at a recent educational program hosted by Oregon Bioscience Incubator (OBI). The program focused on technology licensing and transfers from educational and other institutions.
Danny Newman Explores Clerkships with Northwestern Law School Students
On March 16, Tonkon Torp attorney Danny Newman was a featured panelist at an event hosted by the Federal Bar Association student chapter at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.
Parna Mehrbani Outlines IP Issues for Business Litigators
On March 16, Tonkon Torp partner Parna Mehrbani was a featured panelist at an event hosted by the Oregon State Bar Business Litigation Section.
Kate Roth Talks Tax for Dallas, TX Bar Association
On March 1, Tonkon Torp attorney Kate Roth was a featured panelist at a tax event hosted by the Tax Section of the Dallas, Texas Bar Association.
Parna Mehrbani Leads Discussion Series on Imposter Syndrome for Lawyers and Law Students
Tonkon Torp partner Parna Mehrbani facilitated another four-part discussion series on Imposter Syndrome hosted by Oregon Women Lawyers.
Tyler Harkness Leads Session on Strategic Planning and Leadership for OSU Family Business 360
Tonkon Torp attorney Tyler Harkness led a session on leadership transitions, strategic planning, and corporate governance at the February 17 Family Business 360 program, hosted by the College of Business at Oregon State University.
Immigration Attorneys Brief Employers on Immigration Under Biden and H-1B Cap Season
On February 11, Business Immigration partners Alan Perkins and Melany Savitt hosted a webinar to help employers prepare for the upcoming H-1B Cap season, and to preview early changes to immigration made by the Biden administration.
Tonkon Torp Attorneys Share What's in Store for Oregon Cannabis M&A
Attorneys from Tonkon Torp’s Cannabis Industry and Mergers & Acquisitions practice groups co-hosted a webinar on M&A trends for Oregon’s cannabis industry with representatives from MGO, a CPA and accounting consulting firm with a substantial cannabis…
Gwen Griffith Provides Oregon Tax Court Update to Oregon CPAs
Tonkon Torp partner Gwen Griffith was a featured speaker at the 2021 State and Local Tax Conference sponsored by the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants. Her talk, delivered via a virtual livestream, started with a look at how COVID-19…
Rocky Dallum Helps Kick Off the ALS Business Community Challenge
Tonkon Torp partner Rocky Dallum was a featured speaker, helping the ALS Association kick off its 2021 Business Community Challenge. During the virtual kickoff event, Rocky spoke about his personal journey with ALS; he shared the impact of his mother…
Anna Sortun Demystifies Depositions for MBA Young Lawyers Section
Tonkon Torp Partner Anna Sortun was a featured panelist at the February 11 Introduction to Depositions CLE offered by the Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section.
Clay Creps Looks at COVID Employment Considerations for Law Firm Alliance
On February 10, Tonkon Torp partner Clay Creps was a featured panelist for an event hosted by the Law Firm Alliance, an international network of mid-sized law firms.
Drew Hagedorn Gives Post-Election Political Forecast to NAIOP
On January 26, Tonkon Torp partner Drew Hagedorn provided a political forecast for NAOIP Oregon, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association.
Kate Roth is a Featured Panelist at 2021 ABA Midyear Tax Meeting
On January 26, Tonkon Torp attorney Kate Roth was a featured panelist at the Virtual 2021 Midyear Tax Meeting hosted by the American Bar Association.
Parna Mehrbani Talks Imposter Syndrome for Oregon District Attorneys
Tonkon Torp partner Parna Mehrbani was a panelist in the virtual forum, “Making the Case to Yourself: Identifying and Overcoming Imposter Syndrome,” held on December 18 by the Oregon District Attorneys Association.
Business Immigration Attorneys Hold Encore of Popular Year-End Employer Briefing
On December 10, Tonkon Torp Business Immigration lawyers Alan Perkins, Turid Owren, Melina LaMorticella, and Melany Savitt hosted an encore presentation of their Annual Immigration Update for employers to review changes and challenges in business…
Tonkon Torp Attorneys Speak to Startups at December TiE XL Boot Camp
On December 9, Tonkon Torp attorneys Tyler Harkness, Parna Mehrbani, and Clay Creps were instructors for the virtual TIE XL Boot Camp. The boot camp provides opportunities for a cohort of entrepreneurs to connect with experts in the startup community…
Josh Smith Joins M&A Discussion Hosted by Technology Association of Oregon
On December 2, Tonkon Torp Partner Josh Smith was a featured panelist for the virtual event, M&A Trends and Best Practices – Navigating the New Normal, hosted by the Technology Association of Oregon (TAO).
Bob Koch Moderates Annual U.S. Supreme Court Review/Preview for OSB
On November 13, Tonkon Torp attorney Bob Koch moderated the Annual United States Supreme Court Review/Preview hosted by the Oregon State Bar's Constitutional Law Section. The program featured guest speaker Professor Pamela Karlan, one of the nation’s…