You’ve Been Sued in Oregon!  How to Deal With Your Complaint

You’ve Been Sued in Oregon! How to Deal With Your Complaint

After getting over your initial shock of being served with a lawsuit by the Sheriff or other process server, you should carefully read your Summons and Complaint and strongly consider consulting with an Oregon attorney immediately.  The time to respond to your Complaint is subject…

Have You Been Subpoenaed to Testify at a Deposition, Arbitration, or Trial?

Have You Been Subpoenaed to Testify at a Deposition, Arbitration, or Trial?

We have all watched legal dramas on television where someone swears to “Tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth” before they testify in a legal proceeding.  If you have actually experienced this yourself, you may have testified as a witness or…

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…