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Legal Lasso: Derby Edition

Legal Lasso: Derby Edition

If you haven’t already been following the world of horse racing, here’s what you need to know before tomorrow’s Kentucky Derby. Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and the rest of our daily legal news by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF We want to […]

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Boulder Attorney Selected as Vice Chair ABA for Committee

Caplan and Earnest attorney Matthew Ullrich was selected as the 2016-2017 Vice Chair of the Health Law Committee for the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, the firm announced May 5.

KF Attorney Earns Philanthropy Award

Denver-based law firm Kissinger & Fellman announced May 5 one if its attorneys, Ken Fellman, and his wife Jill received the Salazar Excellence in Philanthropy Award from the Jeffco Schools Foundation, honoring their contributions to the community.

Nominees Selected for Prowers County Judgeship

Nominees Selected for Prowers County Judgeship

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 15th Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the Prowers County Combined Court on May 23, to consider candidates for a Prowers County court vacancy. Five people have applied for nomination to the office of Prowers County judge. The Applicants are Richard Chandler, Curtis Porter and Kim Verhoeff all of Lamar; […]

Top Verdicts From 2015

Top Verdicts From 2015

The following information was provided by Jury Verdict Reporter of Colorado with additional reporting by Law Week Colorado. $17,838,784 Pressey v. Children’s Hospital Colorado Judge: Kurt Horton, 18th District Court Plaintiff’s Attorneys: Jim Puga and Sean Leventhal of Leventhal & Puga Type of Claim: Medical malpractice Jennifer Pressey gave birth to Naomi Pressey at Memorial […]

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WilmerHale Moves to New Office

May 5, 2016

The law firm WilmerHale today announced that it has relocated to a new, larger office in the 17th Street Plaza building in downtown Denver.

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Legal Lasso: Presumptuous Trump Edition

Legal Lasso: Presumptuous Trump Edition

May 5, 2016

Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican nominee for president after John Kasich and Ted Cruz dropped out. Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and the rest of our daily legal news by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF We want to hear all about your […]

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Sheridan Ross Adds Trademark Associate

Sheridan Ross Adds Trademark Associate

May 4, 2016

LAW WEEK COLORADO Sheridan Ross announced Wednesday it has added associate Neil Salyards to its ranks in the trademark practice group of its Denver office. Salyards’ practice focuses on all aspects of protection, including the development protection and enforcement of trademarks and copyrights in the U.S. He also regularly prosecutes federal trademark applications before the […]

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Closing the Door on Judicial Review

Closing the Door on Judicial Review

May 4, 2016

Colorado Supreme Court says judges can’t look at ‘frivolous’ dismissals from the state’s Independent Ethics Commission By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO A split Colorado Supreme Court exercised a somewhat rarely used power to end a dispute between a watchdog group and the state’s Independent Ethics Commission in an April 25 opinion. One of the main […]

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Legal Lasso: Cruz Concedes Edition

Legal Lasso: Cruz Concedes Edition

May 4, 2016

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Two Judges Appointed in 18th District

Two Judges Appointed in 18th District

May 4, 2016

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper on April 29 appointed Ben Leutwyler and Robert Lung as District Court Judges in the 18th Judicial District, which includes Arapahoe, Douglas, Elbert and Lincoln counties. Leutwyler and Lung will fill the vacancies created by the retirements of Judge Marilyn Antrim and Judge Richard Caschette. Leutwyler was appointed as a district […]

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17th Judicial District Court Nominees Narrowed to Three

17th Judicial District Court Nominees Narrowed to Three

May 3, 2016

The 17th Judicial District Nominating Commission has submitted three names to Gov. John Hickenlooper for a new district court judge. Hickenlooper will choose among Jaclyn Casey Brown of Westminster, Tomee Crespin of Thornton and Sharon Holbrook of Broomfield for the district court judgeship. The appointment will fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge C. […]

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Hall Estill Opens its Doors in Denver

Hall Estill Opens its Doors in Denver

May 3, 2016

The Oklahoma firm focuses on oil and gas, corporate, IP and environmental law By Amy Hickcox LAW WEEK COLORADO Hall Estill, a firm with roots in Oklahoma, has opened a new branch in Denver with a focus on oil and gas, corporate, intellectual property and environmental law. The firm has been looking to expand into […]

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