Why is fault important in collisions?

The at fault party has to pay for damages they cause through their negligence. This includes property damage, medical bills, and pain and suffering. There are limitations, so read on.   A good way to illustrate the importance of fault … Continue reading

You Can Be DUII When You Don’t Realize It

Did you know you can be DUII below .08? I believe it is important that you know that .08 is a chemical standard for DUII, but it is not the only standard for a DUII citation or conviction. If you … Continue reading

Divorce: Is Oregon a Separate or Community Property State?

The correct answer is that Oregon is a separate property state. So what? Well, it can make a big difference when it comes to dividing assets that have accumulated in a marriage; but perhaps, not as much as you might … Continue reading

Divorce is Complicated

Divorce is complicated, emotional and difficult for everyone involved. What a shocker!!! The emotional components of a divorce usually start with issues of custody and parenting time. There is often a loss of trust in the other parent and the … Continue reading

Misdemeanors Are Not Minor Offenses

Misdemeanors are not minor when it comes to the consequences. Reckless driving is a Class A misdemeanor. It has a maximum jail sentence of one year in jail and a $6,250 fine; PLUS a license suspension of 90 days, which … Continue reading