News and Events
Commission on Judicial Fitness and Disability – Public Meeting
The Commission on Judicial Fitness and Disability will be discussing its budget for 2019-2021 on August 16, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. Interested parties may attend the meeting via telephone by dialing the following number: 888-243-8639 and when prompted, entering the following passcode: 1135315#
August 1, 2019, Changes – UTCR 5.180 and UTCR 15.030
Uniform Trial Court Rule (UTCR) 5.180 and UTCR 15.030 will go into effect on August 1, 2019.
Approved changes to the UTCR Effective Aug. 1, 2019
Chief Justice Walters has signed CJO 19-028, which approved changes to the Uniform Trial Court Rules (UTCR), effective August 1, 2019. Details here.
Increasing scams targeting Oregon lawyers, firms and courts
Three recent scams have generated concern within the OSB, DOJ, OJD and individual firms and bar members. Click here for more information.
Unified Bar Q&A
Currently there are multiple challenges across the country to the legitimacy or legality of unified bars. More information, including what these challenges could mean for the OSB, is available here.
Oregon State Bar Public Meetings
Click here for notice of upcoming public meetings pursuant to ORS 192.640. Please note that meetings are subject to change or cancellation, and may be amended during the course of the month. To confirm a meeting, call the OSB Center at (503) 620-0222.
For the latest information on current State and Federal court vacancies, including selection processes, please visit our Judicial Vacancies page. This page also includes information on recent judicial appointments.
Recent VacanciesBaker County