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May 2004      Vol. 33, No. 5

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

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Bar News

Bar News, p. 4
Leona Martínez

Bar News
Bar News Highlight, p. 6
Amy Sreenen


Back to the Future—New Rule 16.1: Simplified Procedure for Civil Cases Up to $100,000, p. 11
Richard P. Holme


CBA President's Message to Members
Can We Talk? Getting to a Policy of Cell Phones in the Courtroom, p. 29
Robert J. Truhlar

Colorado Bar Association Board of Governors Highlights
CBA Board of Governors Meeting: February 21, 2004, p. 31
Dana Collier Smith

2004 High School Mock Trials: Photo Highlights & Kudos, p. 33

May is Pro Bono Month: Statewide Visits Reveal Continuing Need, p. 41
JoAnn Viola Salazar, Jane Gill Kellenberger

Profiles of Success
Karen Ashby, p. 45
Doris B. Truhlar

Specialty Law Columns

Business Law Newsletter
Taxable Subsidiaries and Tax-Exempt Entities Who Love Them: Reviewing the Affair, p. 59
Sherri D. Way

The Civil Litigator
New Statutes Change Civil Litigation in Colorado, p. 65
K. Preston Oade, Lee Mickus, Jeff Whitney

The Use of "Summary Expert Witnesses", p. 71
Geri K. House

Construction Law Forum
Statutes of Limitations and Repose in Construction Defect Cases—Part I, p. 73
Ronald M. Sandgrund, Scott F. Sullan

Family Law Newsletter
Same-Sex Couples: An Overview of Marriage and Related Legal Issues, p. 81
Jennifer G. Feingold, Jennifer L. Weaver

Tort and Insurance Law Reporter
Group Long-Term Disability Coverage and ERISA, p. 87
Shawn E. McDermott


The Legal Research Corner
Uncovering Federal Legislative History—Part II, p. 49

The Scrivener: Modern Legal Writing
Reputation, p. 53
K. K. DuVivier

Whoops: Legal Malpractice Prevention
Disengagement, p. 55
E. Michael Canges, Jerre Dixon

Whoops: Malpractice Minute
Malpractice Minute: Clarifying Attorney Responsibilities in Disengagement Letters, p. 57
Christopher Buckman

In Memoriam
In Memoriam, p. 98

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business
Court Business, p. 117

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Summaries of Disciplinary Opinions, p. 123

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 125

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Tenth Circuit Summaries, p. 131

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