Case Conclusion Date: January 1, 2006
Practice Area: Corporate / Incorporation
Outcome: Successfully obtained partial summary judgment
Description: 2006 WL 3628062 (D Or) We successfully obtained partial summary judgment for our plaintiff piercing the company veil and holding that the member of the defendant limited liability company could be held personally liable for his company's debt to our client. The issue of whether or not the established law of piercing the veil of a corporation to impose personal liability on shareholders was applicable to Oregon limited liability companies had not been decided by any reported Oregon opinion until this case.