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Labor & Employment Attorneys Provide Update on Vaccine Rules for Healthcare Workers
On September 14, labor and employment partners Kristin Bremer Moore and Clay Creps hosted a webinar to brief healthcare employers on the recent vaccine mandates by Governor Brown and President Biden.
Carlie Bacon Joins Tonkon Torp Labor & Employment Practice Group
Tonkon Torp LLP welcomes Carlie Bacon to the firm as an associate in its Labor & Employment Practice Group. Bacon has substantial experience representing employers in state and federal court, and before regulatory agencies in numerous jurisdictions…
Best Lawyers in America® Names 13 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to 2022 Ones to Watch List
Thirteen Tonkon Torp lawyers representing 13 practice groups have been selected to appear in Best Lawyers' 2022 Ones to Watch directory.
Three Tonkon Torp Partners Named Portland Lawyer of the Year
Three Tonkon Torp partners have been named Portland Lawyer of the Year in their respective specialties by Best Lawyers in America 2022.
Best Lawyers in America® Includes 53 Tonkon Torp Attorneys on 2022 List
Fifty-three Tonkon Torp lawyers representing 39 practice areas have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022
Parna Mehrbani Presents the Case for a Diverse Workforce
Partner Parna Mehrbani was the closing speaker at Tonkon Torp’s Annual Labor & Employment Event, held virtually on June 9. Parna focused her talk on recommendations for what employers can do to encourage inclusiveness and retain employees of color.
Clay Creps Provides Oregon Employment Law Legislative Update
At Tonkon Torp’s Annual Labor & Employment Event, partner Clay Creps provided a legislative update on employment-related laws moving through the current Oregon legislative session.
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…
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…
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.
Roycroft Appointed to OSB Constitutional Law Section Executive Committee
Attorney Erin Roycroft was appointed to the OSB Constitutional Law Section Executive Committee in February 2021.
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.
Employees Getting Political? Clay Creps Talks Political Speech in the Workplace
Protests in response to political developments and racial injustice remain an active element in cities across the country. Tonkon Torp partner Clay Creps was recently interviewed by the Portland Business Journal about political speech in the…
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…
Haley Morrison Provides L&E Update on ORLA Podcast
Tonkon Torp partner Haley Morrison was a featured guest on Boiled Down, a podcast hosted by the Oregon Restaurant & Lodging Association (ORLA). Haley and Anne Hasenstab from Ward Insurance joined ORLA's Greg Astley and Lori Little for a wide-ranging…