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October 2010      Vol. 39, No. 10

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

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 5

Bar News Highlight
Humanity Through Baseball, p. 11
James A. Cederberg

The SideBar
Question of the Month, p. 15

Question of the Month for November, p. 16

Conflict Resolution Month
Senate Joint Resolution Recognizes October as Conflict Resolution Month, p. 17

Uniform Law Commission
An Overview of the Uniform Law Commission, p. 19
Brandon C. Shaffer, Katie Robinson

CBA Ethics Committee Formal Opinions
Formal Opinion 69: Propriety of Communicating With Employee or Former Employee of an Adverse Party Organization—Revised Opinion Adopted June 19, 2010, p. 21


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 26

Health Law
Overview of the New Colorado Medicaid False Claims Act, p. 27
Robert C. Blume, Jessica H. Sanderson, Brian C. Baak

Real Estate Law
Green Building: A Primer for Attorneys, p. 33
Evan L. Randall, Rebecca W. Dow, Daniel R. Pabon

Trust and Estate Law
A Donor’s Rights to Disposition of Assets Versus Undue Influence Protection, p. 47
David W. Kirch


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 58

From Our Readers
Letter to the Editor, p. 59

Autumn Interlude, p. 61
Mark T. Doherty

The Sound of a Broken Heart, p. 61
Mark D. Chapleau

Uncounted Kisses, p. 61
Thomas L. Kanan

Brothers (For my sons on Valentine’s Day), p. 62
Phyllis Gottesfeld Knight

Fidelity, p. 62
Theodore A. Borrillo

Paradox, p. 62
Kenneth L. Levinson

Again, p. 63
esteban a. martinez

Brother, p. 63
Gregory B. Cairns

Domestic Civil Wars, p. 63
Greg Hobbs

Nijinsky’s Dance for Faustus, p. 64
Mark S. Fetzer

The Ninth Wedding, p. 64
Theodore A. Borrillo

Review of Legal Resources
The Corporate Insider’s Guide to U.S. Patent Practice, p. 65
Herbert R. (Dick) Schulze

Crime Victim Rights and Remedies, p. 66
Joel D. Sayres

Cross-Examining Doctors: A Practical Guide, p. 67
David J. Stevens

Review of Legal Resources: Read a Book. Write a Review., p. 68

CBA Young Lawyers Division
A Message From the 2010–11 CBA YLD Chair—Congratulations and Welcome!, p. 69
Becky Bye

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Matters Resulting in Diversion
Disciplinary Case Summaries for Matters Resulting in Diversion and Private Admonition, p. 89

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 95

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 97

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 111

Notices, Products, and Services

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 68

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 71

In Memoriam, p. 79

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