Will You Be My Partner?  Understanding Oregon’s Partnership Law

Will You Be My Partner? Understanding Oregon’s Partnership Law

It is common to hear business associates loosely refer to one another as “partners”.  We have all probably been introduced as someone else’s “business partner”. In a legal sense, references such as these can be misleading to third-parties, incorrect, and dangerous.  Consequently, “partnership” references should…

The Risks & Alternatives of Litigation for Businesses

The Risks & Alternatives of Litigation for Businesses

Whether a small business owner or an officer or owner of a more complex business, if your company gets sued it will face unanticipated costs to defend, future financial risk, and public exposure which can hurt your brand.  In order to mitigate your risks promptly…

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…