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Unitus Community Credit Union Welcomes Brian Alfano as VP of Member Services

Unitus Community Credit Union, a Portland-based credit union with more than 80,000 members, has announced the addition of Brian Alfano as Vice President of Member Services.  Alfano will provide strategic leadership over Unitus’ member experience to ensure consistency across delivery channels, including branch operations, member support, and products and services.

U.S. News and Best Lawyers Ranks Lane Powell Among the Nation's Top Law Firms

Lane Powell was recognized as one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in its 2014 “Best Law Firms” survey.  The Firm was ranked in 14 practices areas nationally and more than 50 practice areas in Alaska, Portland and Seattle.

Winners Selected at 10th Annual Bend Venture Conference on October 18

BEND, OR—A sold-out crowd of 425 Bend Venture Conference attendees last Friday heard the pitches of five Launch Stage finalists and six Concept Stage finalists. In addition, they listened to an inspired and insightful “fireside chat” with Steve Blank, a serial entrepreneur and one of the founders of the Lean Startup movement in entrepreneurship.

Button Joins Lane Powell's Litigation Practice Group

Whitney S. Button has joined Lane Powell as an attorney in the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group, where she will focus her practice on commercial litigation.

Mehrbani Elected Chair of the International Trademark Association Subcommittee

Lane Powell Shareholder Parna A. Mehrbani was recently elected Chair of the Trade Names Subcommittee for the International Trademark Association (“INTA”), a not-for-profit membership association dedicated to the support and advancement of trademarks and related intellectual property as elements of fair and effective commerce.