Monthly Archives: May 2012

Oral Argument Scheduled In Re v. PERS

Oral argument in the Oregon Court of Appeals case Re v. PERS has been set for August 23, 2012.  The argument will take place in the Oregon Supreme Court Courtroom and is listed as the first case in the morning session which … Continue reading

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Cascade Business News Article – May 17, 2012

The following article was published in the Cascade Business News on May 17, 2012. CASCADE BUSINESS NEWS – Local Attorney Files Lawsuit over PERS Benefits May 17, 2012 Bend Attorney Daniel C. Re has filed a lawsuit in the Oregon … Continue reading

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The Governor And The GOOF, Update 1

Since my first report on Governor Kitzhaber’s Governor’s Office Operating Fund (GOOF) bill that was passed by the Oregon Legislature in the 2012 Session, I have learned the following information: The GOOF was specifically requested by the Governor and that … Continue reading

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Senate Bill 1579, Now You Can Make A Gift To The GOOF

During the 2012 Oregon Legislative Session, SB 1579 was passed.  The bill dealt with many different laws.  In its original version, introduced February 1, 2012, it had 32 sections and was 24 pages long.  In its final form, SB 1579 contained 108 sections … Continue reading

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