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Au Pairs Pursue Wage Claims

By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO For many au pairs visiting the U.S., the realities of the program are lost in translation. Many au pairs come to the country with the expectation of a cultural experience and guaranteed work but later find themselves stuck in a situation with less than a liveable wage. According to […]

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Naturopathic Doctors Now Allowed To Treat Infants, Toddlers

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO When the General Assembly enacted the Naturopathic Doctor Act of 2013, it set regulations for naturopathic doctors practicing in Colorado, and among those regulations was a ban on NDs treating children under two years old. Included in the series of bills Gov. John Hickenlooper signed Thursday was a lift […]

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WilmerHale Grows With IP Laterals

By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO With the names already associated with WilmerHale’s Denver office, it’s clear the firm is positioning itself for a big role in the Rocky Mountain Region. International law firm WilmerHale announced March 25 that it expanded the local office with three partners, all laterals from Faegre Baker Daniels’ Denver office. […]

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Colorado Lawyers Committee Announces 2015 Award Nominees

LAW WEEK COLORADO The Colorado Lawyers Committee announced today the nominees for its 2015 Annual Awards Luncheon, which honors law firms and individual volunteers for significant contributions to Lawyers Committee projects. The luncheon will be held on Tuesday, May 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Marriott Denver City Center, 1701 California Street […]

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Legal Lasso: Pot Wars Wage On Edition

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New Judgeship Created In 12th District

After the legislature created a new judgeship with House Bill 1034, signed by Gov. John Hickenlooper on March 20, the Twelfth Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the Alamosa Combined Court on May 18 to interview and select nominees for gubernatorial appointment to the new position, effective July 1.

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Denver District Court Judge Finalists Announced

Three nominees for a Denver County court judge position were announced Friday.

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Colorado AG Responds To Pot Lawsuit

LAW WEEK COLORADO Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman met today’s deadline to respond to a pot lawsuit filed in the U.S. Supreme Court by the attorneys general of Nebraska and Oklahoma. The lawsuit seeks to overturn the citizen-initiated and voter-approved laws that enable Colorado to monitor and control recreational marijuana businesses. Colorado’s response asks the court to […]

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