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Kilpatrick Townsend Adds One

Kilpatrick Townsend Adds One

LAW WEEK COLORADO Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today the addition of Sara Bradford to the firm’s Denver office. Bradford joins the firm as an associate on the engineering and software team in the intellectual property department. Bradford focuses her practice on strategic intellectual property counseling and prosecution. Her experience includes prosecution and litigation work, […]

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Outstanding Legal Professionals: Taylor Carrillo

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Taylor Carrillo

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO Taylor Carrillo has only been working at Denver civil litigation firm Childs McCune for less than a year, and already she has emerged as a go-to among the firm’s attorneys and paralegals for support of all kinds. “Everything that needs to be done, I play some part of it,” […]

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Outstanding Legal Professionals: Mitzi Burkitt

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Mitzi Burkitt

By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO For Mitzi Burkitt, a job that she started through a temp agency placement turned into a 40-year career. Burkitt came to Colorado when she was 19 and in search of a ski lifestyle that she couldn’t have in her home state of Arizona. Although she was interested in continuing […]

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Legal Lasso: Say It Ain't So Tulo Edition

Legal Lasso: Say It Ain’t So Tulo 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: IF LEFT TO THE PUBLIC, HOLMES WOULD GET THE DEATH PENALTY WOMAN SUES COLORADO SPRINGS POLICE AFTER 2013 INCIDENT WATER MANAGERS SAY COLORADO IS LIQUID ON H2O, […]

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Governmental Immunity Requirements Solidified in Red Rocks Case

Governmental Immunity Requirements Solidified in Red Rocks Case

By Tony Flesor LAW WEEK COLORADO A March decision from the Colorado Supreme Court is already having effects on other personal injury cases against the government. On July 16, a three-judge panel from the Colorado Court of Appeals issued its unanimous opinion in Ackerman, Scheuerman, Hudspeth and Kinnerd v. City and County of Denver. The […]

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Arbitration Clauses Enjoy Court Protection, but Should Employers Use Them?

Arbitration Clauses Enjoy Court Protection, but Should Employers Use Them?

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO With the increasing costs and incidence of labor-related litigation, employers have been more apt in recent years to resolve conflicts in arbitration as an alternative to going to court. And with good reason, in many cases. Arbitration typically streamlines the dispute resolution process by eliminating excessive motions filing and […]

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Legal Lasso: The Cold War Wages On Edition

Legal Lasso: The Cold War Wages On 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: DEXTER LEWIS TRIAL COULD HINGE ON TRUSTWORTHINESS OF CONFIDENTIAL INFORMANT CONTROL OVER PUBLIC LANDS IS THE TOPIC OF THE LATEST FEDERALISM DEBATE LAWYER INVESTIGATING LONGMONT GRAD’S CENSORED […]

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Nominees Named For Teller County Judgeship

Nominees Named For Teller County Judgeship

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 4th Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for a Teller County Court judgeship vacated by the appointment of Judge Linda Billings-Vela to the district court bench, effective July 1. Nominees William Edie, Jared Grabski and Theresa Kilgore, all of Woodland Park, were selected in a meeting July 23, at the […]

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