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Kristin Bremer Moore Looks at Labor Law Under Biden
At Tonkon Torp’s June 9 Annual Labor & Employment Event, partner Kristin Bremer Moore shared insight into anticipated changes to labor law and the National Labor Relations Act (the Act) that will be pursued by the Biden administration.
Chris Morehead Guides Employers through Oregon’s Workplace Fairness Act
Tonkon Torp attorney Chris Morehead led a session on the Oregon Workplace Fairness Act (OWFA) during the annual Labor & Employment Event, held virtually on June 9. During his session, Chris unpacked key elements of the OWFA, which was passed to…
Griffith and Walker Guide Business Litigators through Taxing Questions
Tonkon Torp attorneys Gwen Griffith and Kalia Walker recently hosted a presentation, “Taxing Thoughts for Business Litigators,” for the OSB Business Litigation Section. The program was designed to help business litigators navigate common tax…
Haley Morrison Looks at the New Reality of Telecommuting
At the June 9 Labor & Employment Event, Tonkon Torp partner Haley Morrison led a discussion on working from home.
Erin Roycroft Unpacks Vaccine Policy Considerations
During Tonkon Torp’s 2021 Annual Labor & Employment Event, held virtually on June 9, attorney Erin Roycroft led a discussion on vaccination policies in the workplace.
Megan Reuther Provides an Update on OSHA’s COVID-19 Regulations
Tonkon Torp’s 2021 Annual Labor & Employment Event, held virtually on June 9, featured a presentation by attorney Megan Reuther, who provided an update on OSHA regulations relating to COVID-19.
Blerina Kotori Revisits Reopening Strategies
During Tonkon Torp’s 2021 Annual Labor & Employment Event, held virtually on June 9, partner Blerina Kotori kicked off the event with a discussion on reopening strategies and considerations. As Oregon nears the milestone of statewide opening, Blerina…
Jeanette Schuster Hosts Panel on Pending Changes to Environmental Due Diligence Standards
On May 19, Tonkon Torp hosted a panel to explore upcoming changes to the standards and requirements for completing a Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) as part of a real estate transaction.
Jeanette Schuster Delves into Deeds at Oregon Conservation Law Forum
On April 21, Tonkon Torp partner Jeanette Schuster spoke at the virtual Oregon Conservation Law Forum hosted by the Coalition of Oregon Land Trusts.
Jessica Morgan and Jarell Hunt Deliver SEC Marketing Update for OSB
Tonkon Torp attorneys Jessica Morgan and Jarell Hunt hosted a briefing for the Oregon State Bar Securities Regulation Section on April 14. Their program focused on the upcoming changes to and consolidation of the SEC’s advertising and solicitation…
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.
Tonkon Torp Attorneys Share Expertise with Entrepreneurs at TiE XL Boot Camp
Tonkon Torp attorneys Clay Creps, Tyler Harkness, and Parna Mehrbani were instructors at the April 13 session of the TIE XL Boot Camp.
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…