Beyond the Classroom

Portland city view

The corporate community in the metropolitan Portland area includes international businesses such as Intel, Hewlett Packard, Nike, Adidas, Mentor Graphics, Tektronix, and Dark Horse Comics. Indeed, the technology concentration has earned the region a reputation as the “Silicon Forest.”


The student organization for intellectual property law, known as IPSO (Intellectual Property Student Organization), publishes the Oregon IP Newsletter. To read more about IPSO, click here.