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August 2009      Vol. 38, 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
Skills for a Lifetime: The CBA’s High School Mock Trial Program, p. 5
David M. Johnson

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

2009–10 CBA Administration
CBA Officers, Committees, and Sections, p. 17

CBA Ethics Committee Formal Opinions
Formal Opinion 121: Use of Temporary Lawyers and Other Professionals Not Admitted To Practice Law in Colorado (Outsourcing) Adopted June 16, 2009, p. 65

Formal Opinion 14: Attorney as City Councilman, Adopted March 26, 1960; Addenda issued 1996 and 2009, p. 70

Legislative Update

2009 CBA Legislative Update, p. 33
Michael Valdez


Alternative Dispute Resolution
The Basics of Effective Mediation, p. 73
Sheldon E. Friedman

Family Law
Business Valuations in Light of Thornhill, p. 77
Jennifer G. Feingold, Robert M. Glucksman, Steven B. Epstein

Government and Administrative Law
The Federal Stimulus Fund—Effect on False Claims Act Actions, p. 93
Richard S. Vermeire

Real Estate
The Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act: An Overview, p. 93
Adam K. Feldman


Legal Research Corner
Researching Colorado Local Government Law, p. 101
Robert M. Linz

Point/Counterpoint: Splitting Punitive Damages With the State
Left Column/Point: Split-Recovery Statutes Do More Harm Than Good, p. 105
Lee Katherine Goldstein

Right Column/Counterpoint: An Idea Whose Time Has Come (Again), p. 105
Doug McQuiston

Technology and Law Practice
Informal Internet Research: Need, Reliability, and Admissibility, p. 111
Jessica C. Collier

Tech Tips
How-To Tips for Attorneys and Law Firm Staff, p. 115
Brock R. Wood

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 147

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 149

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 151

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 119

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 121

In Memoriam, p. 130

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