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August 2005      Vol. 34, No. 8

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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In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message to Members
Activist Judges, p. 4
Roger E. Clark

Bar News
Bar News, p. 6
Leona Martínez

CBA 2005-2006 Administration, p. 11

2005 CBA Legislative Update, p. 33
Michael Valdez

Karen Mathis: Soon to be Colorado's First ABA President, p. 65
Diane Hartman


Federal Appeals: The Scoop on Electronic Submission and Filing, p. 69
Douglas E. Cressler

Business Law Newsletter
Limited Liability Companies: Structuring Members’ Economic Rights, p. 73
James R. Walker

Criminal Law Newsletter
Booker and Fanfan: The End of Mandatory Federal Sentencing Guidelines?, p. 79
Thomas L. Kennedy

Estate and Trust Forum
Age Requirements in Colorado: A Guide for Estate Planners, p. 87
Mark J. Sather

Family Law Newsletter
Privatizing Family Law Adjudications: Issues and Procedures, p. 95
Jacqueline St. Joan

Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Patent Infringement: The 35 U.S.C. § 271(e)(1) Safe Harbor Exemption, p. 103
Thomas J. Friel, Jr., Chad T. Nitta

Departments and More

From Our Readers
From Our Readers, p. 111

Historical Perspectives
The Skyline Project: Urban Renewal And the Demolition of Old Denver, p. 112

The Legal Research Corner
Basic Indian Law Research Tips—Part II: Tribal Law, p. 115
Monica Martens, David Selden

Judges' Corner
What Works: A New Judge's Perspective On Trial Preparation, p. 119
Phillip S. Figa

Just Wondering
Contingent Fees: You Bet Your Life and Contingent Plans, p. 123
Fotios M. Burtzos, L. Dan Rector

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business
Court Business, p. 153

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Summaries of Disciplinary Opinions, p. 171

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 173

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Tenth Circuit Summaries, p. 177

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam
In Memoriam, p. 134

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