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December 2014      Vol. 43, No. 12

The Colorado Lawyer, the official publication of the Colorado Bar Association, serves as an informational and educational resource to improve the practice of law.

Accessible by CBA members only

In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message
Chuck Turner—Myth or Legend, p. 5
Charles F. Garcia

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 9

The SideBar
Thank You to The Colorado Lawyer’s 2014 Contributors, p. 18

CBA Ethics Committee
Abstracts of Letter Opinions, p. 23

Colorado Lawyer Trust Account Foundation
2013–14 Annual Report, p. 28


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 32

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Application of the Federal Arbitration Act in State Court Proceedings, p. 33
Robert E. Benson

The Civil Litigator
Organizational Avatars: Preparing CRCP 30(b)(6) Deposition Witnesses, p. 39
Martin D. Beier

Family Law
Divorce in the Land of Startups, p. 47
Dale E. Johnson

Government Counsel
Indemnity Clauses in Local Government Contracts, p. 53
Herbert C. (Lee) Phillips

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Out of Bounds: Boundary Issues in the Practice of Law, p. 57
Amy C. DeVan, Alan C. Obye

Real Estate Law
Implied Easements: The Complicated Cousin of the Express Easement, p. 63
Nathan G. Osborn


Appellate Practice
Appellate Review of Collateral Orders Under Federal and Colorado Law, p. 69
Marcy G. Glenn

Historical Perspectives
Kit Carson, Jr. and the Double Jeopardy Clause, p. 75
Frank Gibbard


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 78

Review of Legal Resources
ADR Construction, p. 79
John L. Livingston

Read a book. Write a review., p. 80

Whoops—Legal Malpractice Prevention
Screen Clients First—Avoid Problems Later, p. 81
J. Randolph Evans, Shari L. Klevens, Lino S. Lipinsky

Young Lawyers Division
Lessons for Lawyers New to Civil Appellate Practice in Colorado Courts, p. 85
Alan Epstein, Matthew J. Hegarty

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 109

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summary, p. 117

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 119

Notices, Products, and Services

Lawyers’ Announcements, p. 90

In Memoriam, p. 96

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 107

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 116

Calendar of Events, p. 135

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