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October 29th, 2014

  • Image preview 6:00pm - 8:00pm: Legal Stumbling Blocks for Small Businesses

    Small business owners are invited to learn about entity selection, intellectual property, contracts and other legal issues facing small business owners from interns with the Small Business Legal clinic.


    October 29, 2014  6:00pm-8:00pm

    310 SW 4th Ave, Room 433

    Portland OR 97204


    RSVP to or 503-768-6940


    Free, but space is limited.

October 27th, 2014

  • 12:10pm - 1:00pm: TAX PANEL
    Please join the New Tax Lawyer Committee of the OSB and Business Law Society for a panel discussion on the practice of tax law. Presenters include Jeremy Babener, Lane Powell PC, Caitlin Wong, Black Helterline LLP, and Matthew Erdman, Legal Aid Services of Oregon. Lunch provided.  Contact with questions. 

October 3rd, 2014

July 9th, 2014

June 24th, 2014

  • 5:00pm - 7:00pm: Small Business Transactional Law Basics

    The Small Business Legal Clinic Presents:

    Small Business Transactional Law Basics


    SBLC Legal Interns will present on the following subjects:


    • Survey of IP principles, copyright, trademark and patent principles.
    • Understanding the B-Corp; is a Benefit Corporation a good option for you?
    • The Advantages of Operating as a Limited Liability Company Taxed as an S-Corporation
    • For Non-Profits!  Understanding fiscal responsibility agreements.

September 24th, 2011

  • All Day: 18th Annual Oregon Small Business Fair
    This is the 18th annual Oregon Small Business Fair, a free event for small-business owners and those thinking about becoming small-business owners to get free counseling on topics critical to them. Information booths will be staffed by agency representatives. Plan on staying the whole day; you may bring your own lunch. The Oregon Small Business Fair does not provide food service. Food will be available for purchase.

March 9th, 2011

  • 4:00pm - 7:00pm: Internet Law for Small Businesses
    Local intellectual property, trade regulation and business attorneys, will lead a presentation and discussion addressing:
    •Key legal pitfalls to operating your business online
    •Regulations, risks, and costs associated with ecommerce, social media, and cloud computing
    •Strategies to avoid litigation if possible, and better manage it when it’s not avoidable

    View Seminar Flyer

August 16th, 2010

  • 8:00am: Safeway Classic
    You can help SBLC by buying tickets to The Safeway Classic, an annual golf tournament for pro female golfers on the LPGA Tour. 
    until 5:30pm on August 22, 2010

May 19th, 2010

  • 4:00pm - 7:00pm: SBLC IP Seminar
    Protect What Makes Your Business Unique
    What Every Small Business Needs To Know About Intellectual Property

February 11th, 2010