Have You Been Summoned For Jury Duty?

Have You Been Summoned For Jury Duty?

Like many people, opening your mail and finding a jury duty summons may give you mixed feelings.  That’s fair.  Most people don’t like being surprised, or told what to do.  Jury duty may also cause you inconvenience, missed work, or other personal hardship.  In some…

Is a Debt Collector Contacting You?

Is a Debt Collector Contacting You?

If you are like many, you have some debt.  When bills are unpaid and in default, a creditor may seek the assistance of a collection agency or attorney to collect unpaid debts.  This occurs when payments are in default and when unpaid debts are reduced…

Understanding Oregon's Mandatory Circuit Court-Annexed Arbitration

Understanding Oregon's Mandatory Circuit Court-Annexed Arbitration

If you have been sued or are considering suing someone in Oregon Circuit Court, familiarize yourself with Oregon’s mandatory Court-Annexed Arbitration process.  Hopefully, this article will help provide some background.   For civil cases where monetary damages do not exceed $50,000.00, the County Circuit Court…

Grow Your Business by Limiting Your Foreseeable Legal Risks

Grow Your Business by Limiting Your Foreseeable Legal Risks

If you are a small business owner, consider ways to make more money to grow your business by evaluating your options to increase your sales and cut overhead.  That’s excellent. However, give additional consideration to limiting your foreseeable legal risks.  If you have ever been…

Is It Time to Start Your Own Business?

Is It Time to Start Your Own Business?

Are your tired of working for someone else?  Would you like more flexibility in your daily life?  Do you have a business idea or service that you want to pursue in a more concrete way?  If so, it might be time to start putting your…