Willamette Law Online

(3 summaries)

Scott Sell

Oregon Supreme Court

TitleExcerptFilling Date
James v. Clackamas CountyContract Law: A contract right to payment from a specified fund ceases to exist when that right is contingent upon money contained in that fund and that money is exhausted. (04-11-2013)

Oregon Court of Appeals

TitleExcerptFilling Date
Saif v. MiguezWorkers Compensation: Under OAR 436-035-0007(12), an appellate review unit must explain what observations led to its findings of invalidity, how these observations contradict the validity of the findings, and why the observations are medically significant before it may invalidate a medical examiner's findings.(04-18-2012)
Dept. of Human Services v. S.P.Family Law: Under ORS 419B.100(1)(c), state jurisdiction over a newborn is not supported where the record lacks clear statements of reoccurring problems and where the record does not demonstrate the extent of a mother's developmental disability or the existence of a father's alleged mental health and anger issues.(03-28-2012)