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June 12: Feast with Local Food Heroes at Summer's First BBQ

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Monday, May 05, 2014

On June 12, Edible Portland and Ecotrust are holding their 7th annual Local Hero Awards, with a keynote by Nell Newman, to honor outstanding members of our local food community.

 

OnPoint Community Credit Union to Open Three New Branches

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Friday, May 02, 2014

Three new branches signify OnPoint’s commitment to increase access for members.

 

Comcast, Community Partners to Improve Sites in Oregon & SW Washington

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Thursday, April 17, 2014

On Saturday, April 26, more than 1,900 local Comcast employees and their families, friends and community partners will “make change happen” as they volunteer to improve schools and nonprofits in Oregon and Southwest Washington as part of Comcast’s 13th Comcast Cares Day.

 

Brand new format for NAI Norris, Beggs & Simpson quarterly market reports

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Monday, April 14, 2014

NAI Norris, Beggs & Simpson just completed their newly rebranded First Quarter Market Reports. Not only does it feature a brand new format, but the report ensures accuracy due to the annual truing up of their database.

 

Barran Liebman’s Sam Hernandez Recognized as "Rising Litigator"

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Monday, March 31, 2014

Samuel Hernandez, an Associate at Barran Liebman, is the recipient of a 2014 Oregon State Bar Litigation Section Rising Litigator Award.

 

Oregon Association of Health Underwriters Passes Self-Insurance Bill for Small Businesses

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Friday, March 14, 2014

On March 14, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber signed House Bill 4050 into law. Introduced by the Oregon Association for Health Underwriters (OAHU), HB 4050 gives small businesses the option of self-insuring for their health benefits.

 

Weston Technology Solutions and Lumbermens Insurance Hosts April 2nd Seminar on Digital Liability in a Regulated World

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Friday, March 14, 2014

BEND, Ore. – Weston Technology Solutions and Lumbermens Insurance will host a digital privacy seminar that will educate and discuss solutions for the growing liability involved with accessing and handling private information. Speakers will include Mark Smith, CPCU, RPLU from The Swett & Crawford Group and Brock McFarlane, CEO and Founder of Weston Technology Solutions.

 

Urbach Appointed to Queen's Bench Board of Directors

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Lane Powell Shareholder Tanya Durkee Urbach has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Queen’s Bench, the Portland chapter of Oregon Women Lawyers.

 

Barran Liebman Welcomes New Associates

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Barran Liebman is pleased to welcome Tyler Volm and Damien Munsinger as Associate Attorneys. Both Tyler and Damien represent employers and management in employment law litigation, and provide advice on a full range of employment law matters.

 
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