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    Oregon’s New Advance Directive Statute

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    Oregon’s New Advance Directive Statute

    Oregon has a new advance directive law.  The new law, which was signed by Governor Kate Brown on March 16, 2018, creates a process to update Oregon’s 25 year-old advance directive form. An advance directive is a legal document that allows a person to name a family member, friend, or other individual to make health…
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    Doing Business With Marijuana – Business Partners Beware

    Despite the current administration’s hostility, the overall trend for the cannabis industry remains positive.  States with some form of legalization now outnumber those without it.  Bills are being proposed in Congress to legalize marijuana to various extents.  Recent press, such as reports that medical marijuana has reduced opioid abuse, remains overwhelmingly positive. Nonetheless, the industry…
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    Selecting the Right Entity Type for your Business: An Overview

    Setting up a business is always a stressful process. To add to such stresses, there are numerous legal entities to choose from. You can be a sole proprietorship, a general partnership, a limited partnership, a limited liability partnership, a limited liability company, or a corporation. How do you decide? What factors should you take into…
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    Should My Land Sale Contract or Long-Term Lease Be Recorded?

    You are buying (or selling) a home (or business property), or you are entering into a long-term (for example, 50 years, 99 years) lease of property.  On such a sale, Oregon law requires that either the land sale contract or a memorandum of the contract must be recorded within 15 days after the signing of…
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    A BRIEF OVERVIEW OF THE JOBS ACT

    By now, whether you are an accountant, attorney, business owner, tax enthusiast, or simply an individual or business that files taxes, you have heard of the tax reform signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017 — better known as the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.” Depending on who you talk to, the…
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