• Short Cressman Names Managing Partner for 2017-18

    March 8, 2017 by SCBLaw Staff

    SEATTLE, March 8, 2017 - Short Cressman & Burgess PLLC, one of Seattle's oldest law firms, has named Paul J. Dayton as Managing Partner of the firm. continue reading »

  • Attorney Paul Dayton Presented at 8th Annual Indian Law Conference in Spokane,...

    February 22, 2017 by SCBLaw Staff

    Short Cressman attorney Paul Dayton presented on February 24, 2017, on the topic of Natural Resource Damage Claims and Remediation, specifically regarding the Upper Columbia River. continue reading »

  • The Oxford Comma Strikes Again

    April 5, 2017 by Joshua Lane

    As a devotee of the English language, grammar, and the Oxford comma, I was impressed by the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals opinion (link below) wherein the absence of an Oxford comma in a Maine... continue reading »

  • SCB Historical Highlights: Snapshot Summary of United States ex rel. Boscola v....

    February 2, 2017 by SCBLaw Staff

    The defendants were two retired enlisted men, who were prosecuted for carnal knowledge and manslaughter, both offenses having been allegedly committed several years after leaving active service with... continue reading »