Q-Law Blog

Procuring Cause – A Primer for Realtors

The “procuring cause” rule is simple in theory, but complicated in application. It is used to determine a buyer broker’s entitlement to the “offer of compensation” (i.e.

Oregon’s Environmental and Health Laws

Carbon Monoxide Alarms. Residential Landlord-Tenant ORS 90.316 Carbon monoxide alarm defined; ORS 90.317 Repair or replacement of carbon monoxide alarms; ORS 90.320 Landlord’s habitability obligations

The FIRPTA Affidavit Form

    AFFIDAVIT OF NON-FOREIGN STATUS [This Affidavit should only be used in sale transactions being closed by escrow.] Internal Revenue Code Section 1445[1] provides

Q-Law Legal Services 2018

The following list of documents and disputes span over four decades of  my real estate legal practice. (See, SuperLawyers link here and personal bio here.) The