Oregon State Bar Bulletin — JUNE 2007

Features

Oregonís Courts and
the Present Age

Oregonís chief justice presses
forward toward a court system

By Janine Robben

Smoke Signals
Philip Morris provides yet another
chapter in the ongoing saga of punitive damages in the U.S. Supreme Court

By Jeff Bleich, Michelle Friedland, Dan Powell and Aimee Feinberg

Columns

Bar Counsel
A UPL Conundrum: Where to Draw the Boundaries on Out-of-State Practice
By Sylvia Stevens

The Legal Writer
Finessing Gender Pronouns:
When “He or She” Just Won’t Do
By Suzanne E. Rowe

Legal.online
Sites to Set Sights On:
Whatís New on the Legal Web

By Robert Ambrogi

Profiles in the Law
A Life Lived for Others:
Michael J. Sweeney Retires

By Cliff Collins

Legal Practice Tips
Difficult Conversations:
Telling Clients About Mistakes

By Mark J. Fucile

Parting Thoughts
2007 50-Year Members

Departments

Letters

Briefs

Bar Notes
OSB CLE
Bar News

Bar Actions
Discipline
Applications

Bar People
Among Ourselves
Moves
In Memoriam

Classifieds


While Oregon's federal district and bankruptcy courts have adopted mandatory electronic filing, e-Court at the state level is competing with other interests both outside of and within its own department. Janine Robben looks at the push to create a court system prepared for the demands of the new century.