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Oregon Lis Pendens Doctrine


Information on Notices of Lis Pendens (aka notices of pending action) can be found:

1) Definition: lis pendens, from Nolo Press Glossary

2) Article: an excellent article with some history of the doctrine of lis pendens (in context of real estate law) and practice guidance: Oregon State Bar Litigation Section Newsletter: The Lis Pendens Doctrine in Oregon: Caging the Golden Goose in Real Estate Litigation, Fall 2006, pp. 13-15.

3) Books: The following books are likely to be available only in an Oregon law school library (see OLR blog sidebar for links to the 3 Oregon law schools) or an Oregon public law library:

a) Oregon State Bar (OSB) Criminal Law (loose-leaf) Practice Book (aka CLE Manual): in context of Criminal Forfeiture laws, includes sample forms

b) Oregon State Bar (OSB) Construction Law (loose-leaf) Practice Book (aka CLE Manual): includes sample forms

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