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Before and After: Legislative Influence on Law Practice

Before and After: Legislative Influence on Law Practice

CBA’s legislative liaison details changes from the 2016 session that impact the bar and some predictions for next year By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO Of the hundreds of bills the Colorado Bar Association reviews every year at the statehouse, a handful may have the most significant impacts on legal practitioners. “There are almost 700 […]

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The ‘Gig’-Style Legal Service

The ‘Gig’-Style Legal Service

Attorney argues for new approach to legal practice in the digital economy By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO Profitable law firms of the 21st century might not be law firms at all, but rather cadres of independent legal experts who connect to work on a single transaction or lawsuit and then disperse until the next […]

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Lathrop & Gage Adds One to Construction and Design Pratice

Lathrop & Gage Adds One to Construction and Design Pratice

LAW WEEK COLORADO Lathrop & Gage announced today that Kyle Bogdan has joined its construction and design practice team as of counsel. Bogdan has a 15-year record of successfully handling major litigation matters involving construction and engineering issues. He has handled matters involving hotels, offices, retail facilities, power facilities, bridges, wastewater treatment plants and condominiums and […]

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NLRB Eases Organization of Temp Workers

NLRB Eases Organization of Temp Workers

Board reverts back to ‘Sturgis standard’ in Miller & Anderson By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO When the National Labor Relations Board broadened its interpretation of “joint employers” last summer in its Browning-Ferris Industries decision, it might have tipped its hand for its latest decision regarding temporary employees. On July 15, the NLRB decided 3-1 […]

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Legal Lasso: DNC Day One Edition

Legal Lasso: DNC Day One Edition

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Archuleta County Court Vacancy Opens Up

Archuleta County Court Vacancy Opens Up

The 6th Judicial District Nominating Commission is calling for applications to fill a vacancy for the office of county judge in Archuleta County. The commission will meet Aug. 23 at the La Plata County Courthouse to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor. The vacancy, which will occur Sept. 20, will be created by […]

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Mobile Child Support and Spousal Maintenance App Hits Colorado

Mobile Child Support and Spousal Maintenance App Hits Colorado

Colorado-specific app includes updated statutes By Amy Hickcox LAW WEEK COLORADO Email, social media platforms, games, and now child support and spousal maintenance numbers can be accessed through your mobile device. Divorce Matters, a family law firm based in Greenwood Village, released their Divorce Matters Maintenance and Child Support mobile app after seeing a need […]

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Legal Aid Foundation Announces Record Funds, New Leadership

Attorneys and firms statewide raised a record $1.8 million for the Legal Aid Foundation’s annual fundraising drive, the organization announced Friday along with the names of new trustees and officers.

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