Oregon

Real Estate & Property Law

Lawmen swiftly solve case of missing log cabin; was its removal from homesite a crime?

Legislation & Lobbying

Emails offer glimpse of ex-governor’s legal strategy, show efforts by staff to distance ‘first lady’

Tort Law

Appeals court: City can be sued over faded crosswalk; will comparative negligence still bar claim?

Government Law

Under fire over fiancee’s role as ‘first lady’ and paid outside consultant, Oregon governor resigns

Government Law

Governor’s fiancee was ‘first lady’ but isn’t under jurisdiction of ethics commission, both say

Constitutional Law

Is a nude violinist akin to a naked bicyclist? Federal civil rights suit says yes, seeks $1M

Criminal Justice

Lawyer waiting in court offers $1K to defendant facing a felony if he didn’t pay restitution

Evidence

Graffiti suspect may have tagged from Seattle to Southern California, police say

Government Law

Three cities sue Uber, citing noncompliance with state laws and municipal regulations

Trials & Litigation

Woman sues nail salon, says pedicure resulted in leg amputation

Criminal Justice

Voters OK recreational pot in these jurisdictions

Constitutional Law

Man practicing open-carry robbed of his gun by armed stranger

Trials & Litigation

Man convicted in supermarket checkout line dispute files suit against shopper he shot and store

Evidence

Determining driver impairment with marijuana involves imperfect science, says law enforcement

Labor & Employment

‘Seismic’ 9th Cir. rulings nix FedEx claim its drivers aren’t employees, could cost company millions

Legal Marketing

Brewery sues DUI law firm, says look-alike ‘Sessions Law’ mark confuses ‘Session Lager’ customers

Disability Law

Deaf inmate says prison violated ADA by not providing sign-language interpreters

Criminal Justice

Shooter who killed teen, injured teacher at Oregon school got his weapons at home, police chief says

Trials & Litigation

Recent admittee sues law firm founder, says he sent graphic email, spoke of ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

Securities Law

Business law firm to pay $8M to settle class action over its work for hedge-fund client