When a legal claim is brought against the manager, member, employee
or agent of a limited liability company one of their first questions is
who will pay for their defense and any damages ultimately assessed
against them for the claim. They will generally look to the company
Oregon law imposes serious restrictions on employee non-competition
agreements. Unless certain severe conditions are satisfied, an
employees agreement not to compete with their employer after their
employment ends will not be enforceable. However, Oregon law
shareholders in closely held corporations often feel trapped when there is
conflict with the other shareholders.
Frequently the minority shareholder is unaware of the legal remedies
available to them. Specifically, ORS
60.951 et seq., the Oregon Business Corporation Act,...
Washington County has just sent out notices to owners of
property abutting NW Bethany Blvd. stating that employees of the Countys
contractor for the widening of that road intend to come onto their property to
survey and test. The notice assumes the
property owners consent to thes...