SEDCOR – Economic Business Forum Webinar

SEDCOR – Economic Business Forum Webinar

June’s educational event includes presentations on two ‘hot topics’ for Oregon Businesses: What You Need to Know about Oregon’s New Business Sales Tax Speaker: Steve Elzinga, Attorney, Sherman Sherman Johnnie & Hoyt, LLP Oregon’s still-evolving tax on commercial activity will impact your business, your suppliers, and your customers.

Webinar: Employment Law Covid19 Updates

Jean Back of Schwabe Williamson and Wyatt will discuss topics relevant to Oregon manufacturers, including: Governor Brown Executive shelter in place order and Social Distancing Policies The Family First Coronavirus Bill Emergency Paid Family Medical Leave (“EPFML”) (and its interaction with FMLA) Emergency Paid Sick Leave (and its interaction with…

Breakfast with Schwabe: Tax Law Roundtable for Manufacturers

Join in an engaging discussion with your peers in the manufacturing industry to share ideas and solutions relating to recent changes in federal and Oregon tax law, including 2017 federal tax reform updates and how Oregon has responded to that reform; the use of an IC-DISC for foreign sales; and…

FAQ: New Oregon Employment Laws

This year Oregon enacted multiple new employment laws that will affect Oregon manufacturers, including overtime pay regulations and pay equity. To help employers sort through the new laws, Vigilant employment attorneys recently hosted a webinar to discuss the 2017 legislation changes. Vigilant attorneys Karen Davis and Diane Buisman offer…

OREGON: Trial judge okays paying greater of daily versus weekly overtime

Multnomah County circuit court judge recently ruled against workers who claimed their manufacturing employer should have paid them both daily and weekly overtime, not just the greater of the two amounts. This was the lawsuit that launched an uproar over how Oregon manufacturers should calculate overtime pay for employees who…