Entries by Shawn Stanley

Covid 19 – How Slingshot Legal Services Can Assist

While most businesses are closed due to the COVID -19 Pandemic, Slingshot Legal Services remains open to assist clients in their mediation, arbitration (ORS 36.670) or paralegal needs, while maintaining and respecting social distancing. Please see our video below on safe practices as well as what we can do to assist during this time.  

September 2019 CCB Penalty Report

Below is the link to the September 2019 Oregon Construction Contractors Board’s Penalty Report. Contractors, review this list and make sure you are not included in it. If you are, please give us a call so we can assist with getting resolved whatever the issue or issues are that has the CCB clutches clinching to […]

Beware of these Oregon Contractors

The Oregon CCB warns homeowners to be cautions if they are approached by the alleged unlawful contractors listed on the link below. Homeowners, if you contract with any of the contractors on this list, please contact our office immediately and we may be able to assist. https://www.oregon.gov/CCB/Pages/buyer-beware.aspx  

Buel’s Impressions Printing

A huge “Thank You” to Buel’s Impressions in Oregon City, Oregon for designing and creating our retractable banner to be used at the many events including our sponsorship of the Oregon City Pioneers High School and Milwaukie Mustangs High School 2019-2020 Sports Season.

July 2019 Oregon CCB Penalty Report

Every month we publish the Oregon Construction Contractors Board Penalties, so our contractor clients can stay ahead of the curve and be aware that the CCB is in the process of asserting claims against them for a variety of reasons. Slingshot Legal Services can assist with the resolution of these claims in several ways however, […]

Pre/Post Divorce Mediation Services

 We can assist couples that are either separated, contemplating divorce or are in the divorce process. We are a full service mediation form and can assist with helping couples work through a very difficult time in their relationship. We can assist in mediation in various stages of the cycle including pre-divorce mediation, during the divorce […]

Watch out for “Free” Genetic Testing Offers. They are the latest kind of Medicare fraud.

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum is warning the public about a fraud involving obtaining a cheek swab to conduct genetic testing. Just say NO!!! The Oregon Department of Justice has received reports of fraudsters targeting Medicare beneficiaries through telemarketing calls, booths at public events, health fairs, and door-to-door visits. These scammers offer cheek swabs for […]

Attorney Fees in Contracts

We are continually asked our opinion (not legal advice) on whether an attorney fee provision should be part of the written contract. The answer we offer is always the same, “well how do you feel about the attorney fee provision in a contract?” In our experience, an attorney fee provision in a contract can be […]