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Former NFL Star Sues Nike

By Jim McCoy Mon 14th April SportslawsuitNikeShawne Merriman
Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman is suing Nike for trademark infringement and unfair competition over its Lights Out apparel line. The suit, filed on behalf of Merriman's Lights Out Holdings LLC, was filed in U.S.Read More »

Nike On The Dow Jones Index

By Jim McCoy Wed 11th September NewsBusiness newsDow JonesNike
Beaverton-based Nike Inc. has been added to the Dow Jones industrial average in a six-company shakeup of the most widely known barometer of the U.S. stock market. The footwear and sports apparel company was added along with Visa Inc., and the Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Read More »

December Email Reveals Nike's Expansion Plans

By Jim McCoy Thu 7th February NewsNikeOregon business
A lawyer for Nike told Gov.Read More »

Where Will Nike Expand?

By Jim McCoy Fri 11th January NewsNikeOregon business
Nike says it has not yet made a decision where to expand in Oregon. A spokeswoman, Mary Remuzzi, said Thursday it's moving ahead with those plans now that the Legislature acted. The state passed a law at a special session last month to freeze the tax structure for Nike for 30 years if it invests at least $150 million to create 500 more jobs. The Oregonian reports that Nike is consideriRead More »

Legislature In Special Session Discussing Nike-Related Bill

By Jim McCoy Fri 14th December NewsNikeOregon legislature
The Oregon Legislature meets in special session Friday to consider a tax deal for Nike Inc. in return for jobs. Gov.Read More »

Kitzhaber: Process Awkard, But Bill Is Critical

By Jim McCoy Thu 13th December NewsGov. John KitzhaberNikeOregon legislature
Gov. John Kitzhaber acknowledges his decision to abruptly call the Legislature into special session to approve a tax incentive for Nike is "extraordinarily awkward." But the governor says the potential economic development benefits are worth it.Read More »

Lawmakers To Hear Public Testimony on Nike Expansion

By Jim McCoy Tue 11th December NewsNikeOregon legislature
An Oregon legislative committee will hear public testimony Thursday on a bill sought by apparel giant Nike. Gov.Read More »

Athletic Shoe Giant's Expansion Plans Could Provide Economic Benefit

By Jim McCoy Mon 10th December SportsNike
Nike wants to expand its Oregon operations and hire as many as 12,000 new workers by 2020 but wants the government to promise it won't change the state tax code. Gov. John Kitzhaber says he'll call the Legislature into session Friday to create a law to give Nike its promise. The governor did not release information about the company's expansion plans.Read More »

Governor Announces Nike Expansion Plans In Oregon

By Jim McCoy Mon 10th December NewsGov. John KitzhaberNike
Nike is announcing plans to expand its operations in Oregon. Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber's office announced the company's plans in a news conference this morning and called the Legislature into session next week to create a new law promising Nike that the state's tax code won't change. The Legislature is due to meet in its regular annual session beginning Jan. 14.Read More »

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