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March 2009      Vol. 38, 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
Freedom of the Press and the Rule of Law: Challenged Values in a Changing Marketplace, p. 5
William E. Walters

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 11

The SideBar
Introducing The Colorado Lawyer’s Coordinating Editors, p. 16

Colorado Bar Foundation
History, List of Fellows, and 2008 Grants, p. 25

CBA Executive Council
Colorado Bar Association Strategic Planning Update, p. 33

CBA 2020 Law Firm Initiative Committee
Balanced Law Firm Practice—A Blueprint for the Future, p. 35


C.R.E. 803(18): The Learned Treatise Exception to the Hearsay Rule, p. 39
Bradley S. Abramson

Government and Administrative Law
The Colorado Independent Ethics Commission: Colorado’s New “Super-Agency”, p. 43
Chantell L. Taylor, Luis A. Toro

Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Top Intellectual Property Cases of 2008—Part I, p. 49
Daniel J. Sherwinter

Juvenile Law
An Overview of Special Education Law—Part II, p. 59
Theresa L. Sidebotham

Workers' Compensation Law
A Curious Journey: Apportionment in Workers’ Compensation Today, p. 69
Curt Kriksciun


Appellate Practice
An Interlocutory Appeal Under 28 U.S.C. § 1292(b), p. 79
Andrew M. Low

Historical Perspectives
Corpus Delicti: Three Unusual Colorado Cases, p. 83
Frank Gibbard


Review of Legal Resources
Lawyers at Midlife: Laying the Groundwork for the Road Ahead, p. 89
Marian Lee

No Higher Calling, No Greater Responsibility: A Prosecutor Makes His Case, p. 89
Joanne Eldridge

Patent Appeals: The Elements of Effective Advocacy in the Federal Circuit, p. 90
Matthew Crouch

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business
Court Business, p. 121

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 125

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 127

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 137

Legal Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 93

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services, p. 94

Web Faves (and Finds), p. 95

In Memoriam, p. 104

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