Many parents teach their children early on the damage words can do to others. This lesson has made headlines over recent years in connection with school age bullying. However, this may also be a valuable lesson for adults to make note of as a man from Lake Oswego recently found out when he was labeled as a terrorist by local gas station employees. Accusations such as these, can permanently damage an individual's reputation in the community, regardless of the legitimacy of the claims.
There are certain processes that need to take place when a business fires an employee from his or her job or penalizes them for performance issues. However, in some instances, a change in employment occurs after an employee files a complaint or stands up to infractions of procedures committed by superior management. It appears that this type of retaliatory reaction occurred to an ex-officer from Eugene
Washington State University has become embroiled in construction litigation over work done on a campus building.
A Portland couple is suing an Oregon health university and a hospital, contending the medical entities failed to diagnose a genetic disorder in their daughter during prenatal testing.
An industry group representing truckers in Oregon is embroiled in a civil dispute with the state over a proposed increase in a fee charged to companies that employ truck drivers.