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Legal Lasso: Navigating A Firm’s Closure

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NAVIGATING A FIRM’S CLOSURE: The leadership team overseeing the bankrupt remnants of Dewey & LeBoeuf laid out a proposed settlement plan to former firm partners Wednesday under which those partners are being asked to pay the Chapter 11 estate between $25,000 and $3 million each for a combined total of $103.6 million.

700 HOURS? That’s what top rainmakers say it takes in business development time a year to make it at a big firm.

WORKING ON AN IPO: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage.

NOTICE OF EVICTION: If city officials find a hundred members of a gay men’s chorus picnicking in front of City Hall, they have only themselves to blame. The cast of Von Trapped, a coffee concert at the Buell this morning, were to have lunch at El Diablo – but that was before the city slapped the First Avenue Hotel with a notice to vacate Tuesday.

GROWING BY ONE: Holland & Hart’s Colorado Springs office.

HELPING WILLIAMS ENERGY AGAIN, Gibson Dunn.

IN OTHER DEAL NEWS, IHS, the Douglas County-based information and analytics company, bought Invention Machine for $40 million.

6 WAYS TO WORK THE PATENT SYSTEM MORE EFFECTIVELY.

MOVING INTO CHERRY HILLS HE IS.

IT BEGINS: Enterprise zone review.

POISED TO SUE FEDS: Scott Gessler.

PUBLIC TRUSTEE FALLOUT
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SAVE THE DATE: This year’s “Capitol Rock” event welcoming legislators is Nov. 28, location TBD.

COLORADO LEADS NATION in political advertising.

CALLING ALL ARTIST LAWYERS: Compete to Get Your Work Published — deadline for entries is Monday, July 23. The Docket and Colorado Lawyers for the Arts are launching an arts contest for the creative and artistic members of the Denver Bar Association. Categories include: Writing—Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Humor; and Visual Arts—Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Photography. Download this entry form for rules and guidelines. Winners and their work will be featured in the September issue of The Docket. Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, July 23. Contact Kate Schuster for more information.

NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS: Davis Graham & Stubbs for its annual Richard Marden Davis award.

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