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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

Penance In The Year Of Harvey

Penance: an act of self-abasement, mortification (see mortification) , or devotion performed to show sorrow or repentance for sin. He did charitable work as a penance. See, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/penance In