Fraud Law Resources for Oregon and Washington
Fighting Financial Fraud
Oregon State and Washington State
This Fraud Law website is designed to provide information and resources to fight fraud in Oregon and Washington state. It provides information to victims of financial fraud, as well as investigators, media and legal professionals. There are descriptions of fraudulent schemes and strategies for combating them.
Information Resources for Legal Professionals
For professionals, it contains case law, statutes, articles, and references. We welcome articles and submissions from lawyers and other professionals. To submit a document click on "Contributors" on the left hand column.
If you are a legal professional looking for information click on "Professional Access" on the right hand column.
Information Resources for the General Public
The site offers consumers introductory treatment of financial fraud matters including a collection of laws, court decisions, articles, news, and opinions. The focus is on common law fraud, securities fraud, consumer protection fraud, loan and lending violations and other statutory unlawful business practices. The information is written to be used by everyone. It is designed to help the layperson obtain background information to assist in the pre-hiring interview of a lawyer.
Popular legal topics are covered on the right and left hand column links. If you don't know where to start, click on "General Information" in the left hand column.