2011 ORS § 657.044¹
  • service by partners and corporate officers and directors who are family members excluded
  • exceptions

(1) As used in this chapter, employment does not include service performed for:

(a) A corporation by corporate officers who are directors of the corporation, who have a substantial ownership interest in the corporation and who are members of the same family if the corporation elects not to provide coverage for those individuals. The election shall be in writing and shall be effective on the first day of the current calendar quarter or of the calendar quarter preceding the calendar quarter in which the request was submitted.

(b) A limited liability company by a member, including members who are managers, as defined in ORS 63.001 (Definitions).

(c) A limited liability partnership by a partner as described in ORS chapter 67.

(2) The provisions of this section do not apply to service performed for:

(a) A nonprofit employing unit;

(b) This state;

(c) A political subdivision of this state; or

(d) An Indian tribe.

(3) As used in this section, members of the same family means persons who are members of a family as parents, stepparents, grandparents, spouses, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, brothers, sisters, children, stepchildren, adopted children or grandchildren. [1995 c.220 §2; 1997 c.646 §15; 1999 c.59 §195; 2001 c.572 §3; 2003 c.792 §1; 2005 c.218 §9; 2009 c.79 §1]