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Oil and Gas Rules Focus on Safety, Communication

Oil and Gas Rules Focus on Safety, Communication

COGCC rules offer new guidance but clarity will be proven over time By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO C11olorado’s Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has approved its final rules for oil and gas operations near urban communities. In September 2014, Gov. John Hickenlooper created the Oil and Gas Task Force to provide recommendations to the […]

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‘End-of-Life-Options’ Bill Survives House Committee

‘End-of-Life-Options’ Bill Survives House Committee

It could eventually face the Senate, where its counterpart measure failed By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO One of this session’s most closely watched legislative initiatives underwent two tests in as many days. A Colorado bill to allow physician-assisted death for the terminally ill was introduced in each chamber this session, stalling in the Senate […]

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Legal Lasso: Bucket of Bolts Edition

Legal Lasso: Bucket of Bolts Edition

A Disney subsidiary is facing criminal charges for injuring Harrison Ford on the Millennium Falcon set. Just don’t mention their odds. 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! Don’t forget the last day to nominate your firm’s Top Litigators is Friday! […]

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A Case of Competing Interests

A Case of Competing Interests

Concurring opinion calls for legislative action to cure gap in financial responsibility between hospitals and municipalities By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO When it comes to financial responsibility for the medical care of detained individuals, a recent appeals opinion clarified the meaning of “in custody” while weighing in on a legal dispute between a Denver […]

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Boulder Community Health Closes $40 Million Deal

Boulder Community Health Closes $40 Million Deal

With the assistance of Packard and Dierking, BCH sold Broadway campus to City of Boulder By Amy Hickcox LAW WEEK COLORADO When Boulder Community Health came to Packard and Dierking to handle a $40 million sale with the City of Boulder, PackardDierking was excited about the opportunity to work on the history-making deal. The firm […]

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Legal Lasso: Antiestablishment Edition

Legal Lasso: Antiestablishment Edition

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders ran away with yesterday’s New Hampshire primary — what will undecided voters do with those candidates? 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! Don’t forget to nominate your firm’s Top Litigators by Friday! […]

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Legal Lasso: Super Bowl Party Edition

Legal Lasso: Super Bowl Party Edition

Broncos fans are taking over downtown today for the Super Bowl victory lap parade. Stay inside if you’re not prepared with adequate team spirit. 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 […]

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‘Committed to the Cause’

‘Committed to the Cause’

CLI honors Judge Wiley Daniel’s trailblazing career in law By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO Few if any legal professionals have done more to promote diversity in Colorado’s legal community than Senior Judge Wiley Daniel of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. It should come as no surprise then that Daniel should […]

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