Monthly Archives: March 2014

NEW! Appeal and Review: Beyond the Basics

Visit our online bookstore at to preorder your copy of Appeal and Review:  Beyond the Basics today and save 20% off the regular retail price. In 2010, the Bar published the first volume of a new edition of Appeal … Continue reading

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Criminal Law, 2013 Revision

From its humble beginnings in 1965, the OSB’s Criminal Law has grown to a 3-volume comprehensive treatise. With over 2,000 pages and over 4,000 cases, statutes (current through the 2013 Oregon legislative session), rules, and practice tips, Criminal Law promises … Continue reading

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The Posting Begins for Oregon Real Estate Deskbook

Excerpted from Oregon Real Estate Deskbook (OSB Legal Pubs 2014, in progress), chapter 6 Recording and Priorities. By Chas Cleveland Abbe, state underwriting counsel, Fidelity National Title Group, Portland. To learn more about recording and priorities, go to BarBooks™, where … Continue reading

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Kill Your Darlings

By Ian Pisarcik, Legal Publications Attorney Editor The phrase “kill your darlings, kill your darlings” has been attributed to numerous writers, including William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, and Anton Chekhov. The phrase, however, likely originated with British writer and University of … Continue reading

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