Oregon State Bar Bulletin — DECEMBER 2008

Features

Hard Times for
Access to Justice

Economic Downturn is Beginning to Take
Its Toll in Oregon

By Cliff Collins

A Sleeping Giant Awakens
Oregon and China See Benefits from Growing Trade
By Cliff Collins

Columns

Bar Counsel
The Transformation:
When fee disputes become ethical misconduct

By Helen Hierschbiel

The Legal Writer
Shopper’s Guide:
Gifts for your legal writer

By Suzanne E. Rowe

Legal.Online
Debuts of Note:
A roundup of new legal sites

By Robert J. Ambrogi

Profiles in the Law
Recording a Legal Legacy: Stephen Brischetto brings history to Life
By Cliff Collins

Managing Your Practice
Choices: Law firm billing and accounting software
By Dee Crocker

Parting Thoughts
Breaking Barriers
By Karen L. Garst

Departments

Letters

Briefs

Bar Notes
OSB CLE
Bar News

Bar Actions
Discipline
Applications

Bar People
Among Ourselves
Moves
In Memoriam

Classifieds


As the economic downtown begins to take its toll, the need for legal services is going up — precisely when funding is in short supply. Writer Cliff Collins explores how the recession is affecting access to justice programs in Oregon.