1. Follow the Process to Expand Bend’s Urban Growth Boundary

    Follow the Process to Expand Bend’s Urban Growth Boundary  Read More...

  2. Transactions Involving Residential Mortgates

    Transactions Involving Residential Mortgages   Read More...

  3. Preparing Your Estate Plan in 2015

    Preparing your Estate Plan in 2015  Read More...

  4. Are Employees Pre and Post Shift Activities Compensable?

    Are Employees Pre and Post Shift Activities Compensable?   Read More...

  5. Help Shape Bend’s Future!

    Be part of the decision-making about the expansion of the City boundaries.  The City has a fun and interactive survey where you can give input.  Tell the City what goals are important to you, highlight examples of how you think the City can best meet those goals, and show where you would like to see different kinds of housing, businesses and natural areas. Click on the link for the easy-to-use, online survey, found at www.bendoregon.gov/bendugb. Spend anywhere from two minutes to two hours – your choice.  Help shape Bend’s future!  Read More...

  6. Tax-Exempt Status for Small Organizations

    Authored by Sharon Smith  Read More...

  7. $1.5 Million in Grants to Finance Deschutes Basin Water Study

    Bend, Oregon – The U.S. Department of Interior announced on June 9th a $750,000 WaterSMART grant to the Deschutes Basin Board of Control (seven irrigation districts) working with a broad coalition of interests, called the Deschutes Basin Study Work Group (Basin Study Group), for the development of a “Basin-Study.” The federal grant, coupled with a $750,000 State of Oregon grant, will enable this broad coalition to manage $1.5 million for an evaluation of the potential effects of climate change on water supplies, and constructive steps to address the future water needs of cities, farmers, and fish and wildlife in Oregon’s iconic Deschutes Basin. This is one of only three comprehensive river basin studies funded in the U.S.  Read More...

  8. Defining A Lawyer’s Practice Style

    Authored by John Berge   Read More...

  9. 1031 Exchange Can Delay Capital Gains Tax

    Authored by John Sorlie  Read More...

  10. Health Savings Accounts No Longer Subject To Garnishment

    Authored by Mark Reinecke  Read More...