OCJ Updates

Learning Together: OCJ Policy Cohort Reflections

Learning Together: OCJ Policy Cohort Reflections

OCJ provided funding in 2022 for community organizations to strengthen their capacity to participate in state-level policy and advocacy work in Oregon. While not a requirement of the grant, all organizations were invited to join OCJ's inaugural policy cohort, and...

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Safeway BOGO Class Action Settlement

Safeway BOGO Class Action Settlement

Your check is the real deal. In 2016, Safeway shoppers in Oregon filed a lawsuit against Albertsons, the grocery store chain’s parent company, over pricing on buy-one-get-one (BOGO) sales on meat. The shoppers accused Safeway of violating state law by raising the...

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Advancing Consumer Advocacy through Research

Advancing Consumer Advocacy through Research

Research plays an important role in putting an end to consumer injustices. By bringing to light important findings that affect everyday people, research helps consumers, advocates, and the legal community push for a more just and equitable marketplace.  Investing in...

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2022-23 Annual Report

2022-23 Annual Report

A year of planning, growth, and impact.  Consumer justice will take time, commitment, resources, and intentional relationships to bolster the work, provide accountability, and strengthen our movement to put people first. We are very proud to share with you the...

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OCJ Reflects on the 2023 Legislative Session

OCJ Reflects on the 2023 Legislative Session

The last two months of the 2023 Legislative Session saw important victories that will benefit Oregon families. Among the consumer wins this session is legislation to protect us against toxic chemicals, expand broadband access, enact safeguards for personal data, and...

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Lisa Watson joins OCJ as our new Associate Director

Lisa Watson joins OCJ as our new Associate Director

  Meet Lisa!Lisa Watson (she/her) Associate Director We are excited to welcome Lisa Watson as OCJ’s new Associate Director. Lisa is a seasoned leader with over two decades of experience in operations, strategy, and team management. Her extensive resume showcases...

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OCJ Welcomes New Accounting Manager!

OCJ Welcomes New Accounting Manager!

Join us in welcoming Siobhan Guile-Boessow to the team as our new Accounting Manager! Siobhan joined OCJ at the beginning of March. Meet Siobhan!Siobhan Guile-Boessow (she/her) Accounting Manager Siobhan is looking forward to being part of a growing team and...

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OCJ’s Legal Team Expands

OCJ’s Legal Team Expands

The Oregon Consumer Justice team continues to grow, scaling our team to take on the challenges facing Oregon consumers! We are thrilled to welcome to the team the following hires: Lucia Becchetti, Trial and Litigation Paralegal Matthew Kirkpatrick, Trial Lawyer Meet...

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Do you believe in a Fair Shot?; OCJ in the community

Do you believe in a Fair Shot?; OCJ in the community

Do you believe every Oregonian deserves a fair shot? OCJ is proud to be part of Fair Shot for All, a coalition of Oregonians, community organizations, and labor unions who have spent a decade fighting for racial, gender, and economic justice in Oregon. We’re excited...

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