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December 2009      Vol. 38, No. 12

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
Bench and Bar Relations: A Necessary Dialogue—Part I, p. 5
David M. Johnson

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 9

The SideBar
The Steele Story—A Part of Colorado’s History, p. 15
William H. Erickson

COLTAF 2008–09 Annual Report, p. 25


The Civil Litigator
Combating Bad-Faith Litigation Tactics With Claims for Abuse of Process, p. 31
Matthew Spohn

Criminal Law
Municipal Courts in Colorado: Practice and Procedure, p. 39
Christopher D. Randall

Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Business Use of Social Media Networks—Copyright Liability Risk and Other Concerns, p. 49
Stephen A. Zemanick

Tort and Insurance Law
Medicare Claimants and Section 111 Reporting Requirements, p. 57
Kendell L. Gracey


From Our Readers
Letters to the Authors and Editors, p. 73

Review of Legal Resources
Colorado Elder Law, p. 75
Deborah L. Hoskins

Drafting Patents for Litigation and Licensing, p. 76
William F. Vobach

The Federal Information Manual: How the Government Collects, Manages, and Discloses Information Under FOIA and Other Statutes, p. 76
Natalie L. Decker

Immigration Enforcement: I-9 Compliance Handbook, p. 77
Marlin W. Burke

The Little Black Book: A Lawyer’s Guide to Creating a Marketing Habit in 21 Days, p. 78
Heather R. Younger

Preparing Witnesses: A Practical Guide for Lawyers and Their Clients, 3d ed., p. 79
Mark S. Cohen

The Portable Bankruptcy Code & Rules, p. 79
Kerry Hammond

Technology and Law Practice
Getting the Most Out of an iPhone—Apps for Lawyers and More, p. 81
Andrew M. Woods

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 115

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summary, p. 119

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 121

Notices, Products, and Services

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 84

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 85

In Memoriam, p. 98

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