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Higher Education

HLGR has built a strong background in both higher education law and administration, with our attorneys offering more than 50 years of combined experience representing and serving as senior administrators at major research universities. Other HLGR attorneys have represented educational institutions in labor, employment and benefits matters; student affairs cases; construction, business and risk management [...]

Oregon Intrastate Private Offering Exemption: Securities-Based Crowdfunding in Oregon, at Last?

by Lee Lashway Oregon is on the verge of joining a small number of other states in charting a path for its small businesses looking to raise a relatively small amount of capital through the sale of securities to a broader range of potential Oregon investors. On November 14, 2014, the Oregon Division of Finance and [...]

Recent Mandates for Federal Contractors

By Kate Grado Equal Employment Opportunity On July 21, 2014, President Obama signed an Executive Order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating in employment decisions on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.  The executive order amends Executive Order 11246, which prohibits federal contractors and subcontractors from discriminating on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national [...]

Say What? NLRB Decisions Regarding Confidentiality, Respectful Workplace, and Non-Disparagement Policies

By Shari Lane First let me say that it’s not as bad as it sounds.  Well, maybe it is.  We told you last year that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB or “the Board”) continues to hand down decisions that severely restrict employer policies.  (If you missed that issue, you can still find our Fall [...]

Shari Lane Speaks at BOLI’s 30th Annual Employment Law Conference

Labor and Employment attorney Shari Lane will be presenting at BOLI’s 30th Annual Employment Law Conference, which will be held on November 6-7, 2014 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. Shari will be speaking on “Legal Hiring: Get it Right from the Get-Go” on November 7, 2014. The conference will focus on bringing [...]

HLGR Ranked in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News & World Report

HLGR RANKED IN THE 2015 “BEST LAW FIRMS” LIST BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT Portland, Eugene, and Salem, Oregon, November 3, 2014—Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C. has been ranked in the 2015 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® in the following areas: Metropolitan Awards Tier 1, Portland, [...]

Four HLGR Attorneys to Present at the Northwest Administrative Law Institute

Four Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C. (HLGR) attorneys will be presenting at the Northwest Administrative Law Institute on September 19-20, 2014. This event will be held at the Hilton in Vancouver, Washington and is co-sponsored by the Oregon State Bar Administrative Law Section and Washington State Bar Administrative Law Section. The program will begin at [...]

Eight Harrang Long Gary Rudnick Attorneys Named to 2015 Best Lawyers® in America List

Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C. is pleased to announce that eight lawyers have been named to the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international [...]

Eugene Follows Portland’s Lead: Employers Required to Provide Paid Sick Leave

by Kate Grado The Eugene City Council passed a sick leave ordinance this week that affects most employers engaged in business in the City of Eugene. The Eugene ordinance, which is scheduled to take effect July 1, 2015, requires that employers provide employees with one hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours the employee [...]

Elijah B. Van Camp Joins HLGR’s Professional Liability Defense and Commercial Litigation Practices in Portland

Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C. (HLGR) is pleased to announce that Elijah B. Van Camp has joined the firm as an associate attorney in our Portland office. Eli joined HLGR on June 2, 2014 and will work closely with the firm’s attorneys in the Litigation Department, specifically the Professional Liability Defense, Construction Law and Litigation, [...]