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June 2009      Vol. 38, No. 6

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
Back to My Practice: "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)", p. 5
William E. Walters

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

Colorado Commission on Judicial Discipline
Annual Report, p. 19


Construction Law
Recovering Actual Damages Under Colorado’s Construction Defect Action Reform Act—Part II, p. 25
Ronald M. Sandgrund, Mari K. Perczak, Leslie A. Tuft

Criminal Law
The Expanding Use of the Res Gestae Doctrine, p. 35
H. Patrick Furman, Ann England

Family Law
Modifying or Terminating Maintenance Based on Cohabitation, p. 45
Cynthia L. Ciancio, Jamie L. Rutten

Natural Resource and Environmental Law—Water Law
Statutory and Rule Changes to Water Court Practice, p. 53
James S. Witwer, P. Andrew Jones

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Private Screening, p. 59
Richard Eason, Marcy Glenn, John Lebsack, Traci Van Pelt, Alec Rothrock, Susan Thevenet

Statutory Interpretation
Consistency in Statutory Interpretation, p. 67
Grant T. Sullivan, John R. Webb

Trust and Estate Law
The Protective Doctrine of Undue Influence, p. 75
James R. Walker


Original Proceedings, p. 79
Andrew M. Low


Law Practice Management
How to Avoid Extinction: A Law Firm’s Guide to Succession Management, p. 83
Anna Farber Conrad, Beth Lieurance

Review of Legal Resources
Colorado Courtroom Handbook for Civil Trials, 2d ed., p. 87
Jessica H. Miller

Elder Law Answer Book, 2d ed., p. 87
Natalie L. Decker

The Globalized Lawyer: Secrets to Managing Outsourcing, Joint Ventures, and Other Cross-Border Transactions, p. 88
John Livingston

Social Security and Medicare Answer Book, 3d ed., p. 89
David William Becker, Jr.

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 119

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 141

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 143

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 147

Notices, Products, and Services

The Colorado Bar Association Congratulates the New Attorneys Who Were Successful on the May 18, 2009 Bar Examination, p. 22

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 90

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 91

In Memoriam, p. 102

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