Hunt & Associates P.C.

Mar 27, 2012

Prenuptial Agreements and Estate Planning

Prenuptial agreements are valid and enforceable in Oregon.  We frequently advise clients to have a prenuptial agreement in place if they have children from a prior relationship or this marriage will not be their first.  Also, if the parties have significant separately owned assets acquired before their marriage they may want to consider having a prenuptial agreement in place. … Read more

Mar 12, 2012

When Directors Assert Individual Privileges Preventing Their Corporation from Responding to Discovery Requests

What happens when a corporation can’t respond to proper discovery requests in civil litigation because its officers or directors refuse to provide the corporation with the information necessary to respond to those requests under a claim of personal privilege unavailable to the corporation?  Are the legal consequences to such a corporation softened if the corporation is publicly funded and the assertions of personal privilege on Fifth Amendment grounds by its directors “politically sensitive”?… Read more