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Leventhal Sar Plants Flag In Denver

Attorneys Sean Leventhal and Jonathan Sar are launching a new boutique firm in Denver focusing on personal injury cases, according to an announcement Wednesday.

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Legal Lasso: “Where Do They Get Those Wonderful Toys?” Edition

LIKE THE CAPED CRUSADER, DENVER POLICE ARE TURNING TO TECH TO AID THEIR CRIMEFIGHTING Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: LAWMAKERS LOOK TO REBUILD TRUST WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT THIS PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL GOT PUT […]

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Fracking Fight Infects Rulemaking Process

By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO BakerHostetler took the next step in a legal fight with the Bureau of Land Management over the government agency’s recently accepted rules for hydraulic fracturing on federal or Indian-owned land. The law firm, working on behalf of the Independent Petroleum Association of America and Western Energy Alliance, filed a […]

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Worse Than The Crime: Watergate’s Lessons For Young Lawyers

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO Seasoned lawyers might think back to their early thirties and consider where they were in terms of their career and expertise. How much training, experience and perspective did they have at that time? How well could they handle difficult situations, either with a client or within the firm? Imagine, […]

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Legal Lasso: Back To Work Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: THE FIGHT AGAINST LEGALIZED MARIJUANA IN COLORADO WAGES ON HOLMES’ NOTEBOOK WILL GET A CLOSE READING FOR HIS TRIAL DOWNTOWN FOOT CHASE ENDS IN POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTING OVERNIGHT LESSONS […]

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SCOTUS ERISA Ruling Leaves Gray Area

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO The U.S. Supreme Court ruled May 18 that employers have a continuing duty to monitor the performance of their 401(k) investments under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act. However, by declining to further define that duty, the Supreme Court may be leaving employers exposed to increased litigation under ERISA. […]

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Lewis Brisbois Expands Denver Corporate Practice

LAW WEEK COLORADO Lewis Brisbois welcomed new partner John Lubitz and associate Robin Alexander to its Denver office’s corporate practice, the firm announced Friday. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Lubitz was a partner at Pryor Johnson Carney Karr Nixon. Alexander is a recent law school graduate who passed the Colorado bar in 2014. Lubitz is […]

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Legal Lasso: All Eyes On Ireland Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: JURORS IN ARAPHAOE THEATER SHOOTING TRIAL SHOWN AUTOPSY PHOTOS AS EVIDENCE SKYDIVING COMPANY PREVAILS IN NOISE COMPLAINT LAWSUIT DENVER SHERIFFS DEPARTMENT PLEDGES TO FIX BROKEN SYSTEM. BUT THAT’LL […]

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