Information about the laws that protect workers who are under 18 years old.
Information about the Fair Labor Standards Act, a federal law that includes rules about federal minimum wage and overtime pay. and child labor.
Information about how to file a wage claim with the Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries.
Information about payment for working on holidays and for unused vacation when your job ends.
Information about your reported work history and qualifying for Social Security Retirement benefits. Read more here.
Keeping your own record of hours is the only way to make sure you are getting paid right.
In some cases employers of agriculture workers may be exempt from paying minimum wage. THis resource explains the Oregon requirements and definitions.
Website of the State of Oregon's Bureau of Labor and Industries. Contains information for the worker.
A summary of the child labor laws applicable to non-agricultural employment in Oregon.
Information about what work activities must be paid as work hours.
Use this map to find the local legal aid office near you.
NEW: Information about the 'Public Charge' Rule and how it affects benefits can be read here.
Are you 60 or over and looking for legal assistance in the Portland area? A Senior Law Project volunteer attorney may be able to help.
What does expungement mean in Oregon and what happens after you get one? This explanation can help - click here.
Read about the proposed HUD rule that may apply to 'mixed status' families.
The Oregon Legislature has passed new laws to protect more renters from large rent increases and no-cause evictions. Read more about it here, or watch our new video here.
New Bankruptcy Class 2019 - view this helpful video if you are considering Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
Are you a survivor of stalking, sexual assault or domestic violence? See these animated videos to learn about your workplace rights and the types of protective orders you can get in Oregon.
“Disparate impact” means policies that affect some groups of people more than others. Curious about what it means in fair housing for tenants? Watch this video.
Are you having housing problems because of a Section 8 voucher? See the video resources in Section 8 Housing.
Homeless or Houseless in Oregon? This brochure can help you to know your rights.
Did you relocate to Oregon after a natural disaster? Information about FEMA and disaster aid can be found on https://www.disasterlegalaid.org.
Need Information about Service Animals in Oregon? See this resource.