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RelentlessOctober 29, 2018
In a classic “bet the company” case we represented a 50% shareholder in litigation against the other 50% shareholder and President of an Ohio company…
Clean Up HittersOctober 29, 2018
We represented the owners of a commercial building in which tenants’ inventories were ruined due to a sewage back-up that occurred after a heavy rainfall.…
Fighting for CoverOctober 29, 2018
We represent a client being sued by the State of Oregon for fraud and unjust enrichment in his capacity as an officer of his company.…
Airshow BluesOctober 29, 2018
When an antique fighter jet that was in flight for an air show crashed into and destroyed the homes of three families, we represented them…
That Sinking FeelingOctober 29, 2018
After three homeowners’ brand new houses began to crack and sink, we filed a lawsuit on their behalf against the contractor, engineers, and others, including…
Uphill ClimbOctober 29, 2018
When a general contractor excavated the toe of an unstable slope he set off a landslide that severely damaged uphill homes. We represented the homeowners…
Taking Care of BusinessOctober 17, 2018
A Fortune 500 company sued our clients, a highly successful officer of the company and his team, and the national company they moved to, for…
Shutting Down the CompetitionOctober 17, 2018
Within a just a few days of learning our client’s former employee was using proprietary and confidential information to steal away customers, we filed a…
TrailblazingOctober 17, 2018
Our client, a national bank, was sued for violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act for allegedly wrongful reporting of a personal debt owed by…
Efficient DefenseOctober 16, 2018
When a franchised waste hauler sued our client for its doorstep trash and recycling services at apartment complexes, our defense resulted in dismissal of all…
You Can Bank on UsOctober 15, 2018
In a classic exemplar of bookkeeper embezzlement, we tried a case for a national bank against whom the plaintiff car dealership made allegations of failing…
Getting it "Write"October 15, 2018
We tried a case for a national bank that was trying to enforce a personal guaranty of a substantial corporate debt. In response to the…
FearlessOctober 12, 2018
We represent 125 investors who collectively lost over $50 million in a local Ponzi scheme. To get their money back, we sued one of the…
Creative SolutionsOctober 1, 2018
Our client, a metal recycler, was sued for $5 million under state and federal environmental statutes related to the contamination and clean-up of PCB containing…
Integrated ApproachOctober 1, 2018
Among the hundred plus potentially responsible parties in one of the nation’s largest environmental cleanup sites, our client reached out to us to help them navigate…
Impact LitigationOctober 1, 2018
We worked with the Oregon ACLU to protect the constitutional rights of criminal defendants to a jury trial, the assistance of counsel, and proof beyond a…
Precedent SettingOctober 1, 2018
When we took on our client’s appeal, the Oregon Court of Appeals had just affirmed the dismissal of her claims under the statute of limitations,…
Trade Secret SuccessOctober 1, 2018
Our intellectual property and public records law expertise came in handy when rideshare company Lyft asked for our help protecting its confidential ride and driver…
Battle of the BrandsOctober 1, 2018
Our client, an apparel company, was sued by a craft brewer for specific performance of settlement and consent agreements resulting from a trademark dispute involving…