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August 2008      Vol. 37, 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
A Time for Principles: Heroes at the Bar, p. 5
William E. Walters

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 8

The SideBar
Respected Attorneys Rush and Lallier Retire, p. 11
Arlene Shovald

CBA 2008–09 Administration
CBA Officers, Committees, and Sections, p. 15

CBA Ethics Committee
Formal Opinion 119: Disclosure, Review, and Use of Metadata (Adopted May 17, 2008), p. 59

Formal Opinion 120: Representing an Organization as a Party in a Dispute (Adopted May 17, 2008), p. 62

Legislative Update

2008 CBA Legislative Update
Legislation Passed During 2008 Legislative Session, p. 33
Michael Valdez


The Civil Litigator
Civil Litigation Under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act—Part II, p. 67
John W. Mill

Criminal Law
Exercising Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresident Cyberstalkers, p. 75
Roni G. Melamed

Labor and Employment Law
Trade Secrets, Duties of Confidentiality, and Misappropriation Claims Under the Colorado Trade Secrets Act, p. 81
Robert W. Kiesnowski, Jr.

Trust and Estate Law
Formula Clauses After Christiansen v. Commissioner: Gift Tax Hedge or Future Liability?, p. 89
Kami A. Pomerantz


The Scrivener: Modern Legal Writing
U.S. Supreme Court Interviews on Effective Legal Writing—Part III, p. 99
Robert S. Anderson


Just Wondering
The Judge’s Role in Case Management (Left Column/Point): The Case for Active Case Management, p. 103
Timothy J. Schutz

The Judge’s Role in Case Management (Right Column/Counterpoint): Let Lawyers Lawyer, and Let Judges Judge, p. 103
David L. Geislinger

Law Practice Management
From Lawyer to Manager: Essential Skills for Managing Attorneys, p. 109
Anna Farber Conrad

Legal Research Corner
Conducting Colorado Legislative History Research, p. 113
Andrea Hamilton

Review of Legal Resources
Colorado Civil Pretrial Handbook, p. 117
Wadi Muhaisen

Estate Planning and Taxation in Colorado, p. 117
Natalie L. Decker

Harvard Business Review on the Persuasive Leader, p. 118
C. Richard Pennington

How to Build and Manage an Estates Practice, p. 118
Ben Leutwyler

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business
Court Business, p. 155

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 169

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 169

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 121

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 123

In Memoriam, p. 136

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