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April 2006      Vol. 35, No. 4

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
Forty Years of Judicial Merit Selection, p. 4
Roger E. Clark

Bar News, p. 6
Kate Arganese, Mindy Marks

Colorado Judicial Merit Selection—A Well-Deserved 40th Anniversary Celebration, p. 13
Gregory J. Hobbs, Jr.

Judicial Nominations and the Rule of Law, p. 21
John L. Kane, Jr.

Colorado’s Attorney Regulation System: An Update, p. 25
Eileen Kiernan-Johnson, Michael L. Bender, Nathan B. Coats

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Recognition Program, p. 33


Business Law
Foreign Agents and Distributors: When and How to Use Them, p. 35
Amy L. Hirter

Criminal Law
Standards of Appellate Review in State Versus Federal Courts, p. 43
John D. Seidel

Government and Administrative Law
Fire Code Enforcement in Colorado Public Schools, Colleges, and Universities, p. 57
Richard L. Shearer, Dino A. Ross

Labor and Employment Law
Workplace Discrimination on the Basis of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity, p. 63
Mari Newman

Departments and More

Colorado Lawyers Helping Lawyers
Identifying Addiction, p. 73
Carol P. Waldhauser

Judges' Corner
Seven Habits for Highly Effective Jury Trials, p. 79
J. Steven Patrick

Whoops: Legal Malpractice Prevention
Disclosing Mistakes in Light of Ethics Opinion 113, p. 89
Walter N. Houghtaling

Whoops: Malpractice Minute
Malpractice Minute: When to Report an Incident or Claim to Your Insurer, p. 93
Christopher M. Buckman

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 119

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Summaries of Disciplinary Opinions, p. 151

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 153

Matters Resulting in Diversion and Private Admonition, p. 159

Tenth Circuit Summaries, p. 165

Notices, Products, and Services

Young Lawyers Division, p. 34

In Memoriam
In Memoriam, p. 102

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