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From Army Ranger To Attorney

By Tony Flesor, LAW WEEK COLORADO At a LAw School orientation at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Jason Crow felt the stark contrast between himself and his peers. He typically introduced himself by saying what he did before deciding to become a lawyer. He used to be in the Army Rangers, he said, […]

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Legal Lasso: Earth Day Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! Enjoy some Earth Day nature views from the original nature photographer, Ansel Adams COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: GRINCH WHO STOLE THE GRINCH WHO STOLE CHRISTMAS SENTENCED IN COLORADO SPRINGS NOBLE ENERGY […]

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Lessons Learned In Marijuana Regulation

By Doug Chartier, LAW WEEK COLORADO When a state pioneers a market like retail marijuana, 15 months can yield myriad regulatory lessons. Yet it hasn’t been long enough since Amendment 64’s enactment to determine some of the lasting impacts that recreational marijuana will have on Colorado’s economy, safety and health. But with the 2015 legislative session […]

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Legal Lasso: Get Outside Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! I wish I were celebrating National Parks Week this week. Hopefully our readers find a chance to get to the mountains soon. COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF Responses are due Friday for Law Week’s Q1 […]

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International Law Organization Has Denver Connections

By Tony Flesor, Doug Chartier and Hannah Garcia, LAW WEEK COLORADO Last week, an international organization of attorneys launched with the assistance of a Denver lawyer. The organization, Ally Law, takes a global approach to providing legal services with an orientation to value and efficiency. Paul Franke, an attorney in Moye White’s trial section, played a […]

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Meritas Panel Tackles Cannabis Conundrum

By Hannah Garcia, LAW WEEK COLORADO To say the legal marijuana industry is growing like a weed may cause some eyes to roll, but the rising popularity of cannabis consumption is leaving a thicket of legal conflicts and questions in its wake. A group of attorneys joined a panel discussion about the macro view of marijuana […]

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EEOC Reaches $14.5 Million Settlement With Drilling Company

LAW WEEK COLORADO The Equal Employment Opportunity Commision announced today that it and Patterson-UTI Drilling Company, a Snyder, Texas-based multistate oil drilling company, have reached a settlement that has Patterson-UTI paying $14.5 million and furnishing other relief and to resolve several cases through separate conciliation agreements. The EEOC charged the company with race and national origin discrimination, harassment […]

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Sherman & Howard Adds Associate

LAW WEEK COLORADO Sherman & Howard today announced that Carla Martin has joined the firm’s Denver office as an associate. Martin joins more than 60 lawyers in the firm’s litigation, trials and appeals practice group. The group represents clients in complex commercial litigation issues including securities fraud, fiduciary duty, business torts and class actions, among […]

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