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March 2007      Vol. 36, No. 3

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
Bumps in the Road1, p. 5
Elizabeth A. Starrs

Bar News
Bar News, p. 7
Mindy Marks, Cheryl Law

CBA Ethics Committee Formal Opinions
Formal Opinion 21: Fee to Estate, Withdrawn January 20, 2007, p. 13


Construction Law
Government-Caused Delays and Eichleay Damages, p. 17
Jon Dwain McLaughlin

Criminal Law
Criminal Sentencing Reform in Colorado, p. 23
Sean T. McAllister, Kenneth M. Plotz

Health Law
Colorado’s Medicaid Compliance Statutes: False Statements and Claims, Kickbacks, and Physician Referrals, p. 31
Michael M. Schmidt, Jennifer A. Sullivan

Juvenile Law
Ensuring Effective Representation of Parents in Dependency and Neglect Cases, p. 37
Clare Huntington

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Attorney Discipline and Disability Process and Procedure—Part II, p. 41
Alec Rothrock

Tax Law
Stretching Tax-Deferred Retirement Benefits Using Separate Accounts and Trusts as Beneficiaries, p. 59
Steven M. Weiser

Trust and Estate Law
Personal Injury Settlements for Minors: Conservatorships, Suitable Trusts, or UTMA Accounts, p. 69
M. Dee Biesterfeld


Appellate Practice
Convincing Detail, p. 75
Andrew M. Low

The Scrivener: Modern Legal Writing
E-Etiquette: Thoughtful E-Mail Correspondence, p. 79
K.K. DuVivier


Just Wondering
Attorney Advertising -- Ad’s All Right, p. 83
L. Dan Rector

Attorney Advertising -- Thirty Years of Soap, p. 83
Fotios M. Burtzos

Review of Legal Resources
The Everything® Blogging Book and Blog Marketing, p. 91
Peter Mullison

Judge and Jury: American Tort Law on Trial, p. 92
Kathie Troudt Riley

Reorganizing Failing Businesses, p. 92
Theodore J. Hartl

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business
Court Business, p. 123

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 133

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Tenth Circuit Summaries, p. 135

Notices, Products, and Services

Young Lawyers Division, p. 95

In Memoriam
In Memoriam, p. 104

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