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Equal Pay on the Agenda

Equal Pay on the Agenda

Income parity still lags while the issue is threaded in regulatory discussions By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO Although income parity between men and women is still not a statistical reality in Colorado and beyond, the solution seems hazy to those who ostensibly have authority to shift those numbers. The call for equal pay has […]

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Legal Lasso: Independence Day Edition

Legal Lasso: Independence Day Edition

Happy Independence Day, and happy three-day weekend! 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 job — take our 2016 Salary and Satisfaction Survey to tell us […]

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Vacancy Filled in 21st Judicial District

Vacancy Filled in 21st Judicial District

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper today appointed Lance Timbreza to the district court in the 21st Judicial District in Mesa County. Effective Aug. 12, 2016, Timbreza will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Judge David Bottger. Timbreza currently practices at Daniels Law Group with a focus on family law and civil litigation. Timbreza previously […]

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Uneasy Alliances

Uneasy Alliances

The current state of the joint-employer standard By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO The prospect of getting pulled into union negotiations or litigation along with franchisees, contractors or staffing agencies isn’t one many employers account for. It could be a new reality for modern commerce, however, if a trend in federal agency action over joint […]

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Patricia Jarzobski Steps Up as CBA President

Patricia Jarzobski Steps Up as CBA President

LAW WEEK COLORADO On July 1, Patricia Jarzobski will begin her one-year term as president of the Colorado Bar Association, representing the association’s 18,548 members. She will be joined by incoming Denver Bar Association president Nancy Cohen and American Bar Association president Linda Klein. Never before have women simultaneously led these associations. Jarzobski aims to make the CBA […]

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Juvenile Shackling: All or Nothing?

Juvenile Shackling: All or Nothing?

Fledgling juvenile shackling policies highlight tension among law enforcement, state courts and defense attorneys By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO Editor’s note: This is the third installment in a multi-part series detailing reform attempts in Colorado’s juvenile justice system. The second installment, “Juvenile Prosecution: Labs of Change?” ran in the June 6 edition. The next […]

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Legal Lasso: Indecisive Edition

Legal Lasso: Indecisive Edition

The Supreme Court wasn’t quite indecisive this year, but the decisions coming out of the court were more noteworthy for upholding the status quo rather than changing the law. 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 […]

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Ballard Spahr Names New Partner Class

Ballard Spahr announced Thursday the election of 12 of its attorneys to firm partnership, including litigator Matt Morr in Denver, effective July 1.

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