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August 2010      Vol. 39, 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

Meet the CBA President
CBA President Paul Chan is Getting Acquainted With Members, p. 5

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 7

Question of the Month
What would you say to someone who is thinking about becoming a lawyer?, p. 16

2010–11 CBA Administration
CBA Officers, Committees, and Sections, p. 17

2010-11 CBA Committee Preference Sheet (PDF), p. 31

Formal Opinion 122:
The Applicability of Colo. RPC 7.2 to Internet-Based Lawyer Marketing Programs (REVISED), Adopted March 20, 2010, Amended October 16, 2010, p. 65

Colorado Celebrates Law Day 2010
Law in the 21st Century: Enduring Traditions, Emerging Challenges, p. 68

Legislative Update

Legislation Passed During 2010 Legislative Session, p. 33
Michael Valdez


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 70

Business Law
Piercing the Veil of an LLC or a Corporation, p. 71
Herrick K. Lidstone, Jr.

Real Estate Law
Real Estate Debt Modifications, p. 81
Jeffrey Davine

Tort and Insurance Law
H.B. 10-1394: New Law Governing Insurance Coverage for Construction Defect Claims, p. 89
Ronald M. Sandgrund, Scott F. Sullan

Trust and Estate Law
Correcting Documentary Misdescription With Reformation, p. 97
James R. Walker


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 102

From Our Readers
Letter to Authors, p. 103

Law Practice Management
S.B. 09-111: Expanding Colorado Notaries’ Journal Duties, p. 105
Hilary A. Anderson

Legal Research Corner
Colorado Legal Ethics: Guide to Resources, p. 109
Robert M. Linz

Point/Counterpoint: To Bill or Not to Bill (by Hour)
Left Column/Point: Kill the Billable Hour, p. 113
James S. Hardy

Right Column/Counterpoint: Don’t Kill Bill—Kill Abuse, p. 113
Jason B. Wesoky

Review of Legal Resources
Immigration Law in the Workplace, p. 123
Kimberley A. Chandler

The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right, p. 123
Jeffrey S. Vail

The Japanese Mafia: Yazuka Law and the State / Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Beat in Japan, p. 124
Bill C. Berger

Litigating Animal Law Disputes: A Complete Guide for Lawyers, p. 126
Rachel L. Poe

Partner Departures and Lateral Moves: A Legal and Ethical Guide, p. 127
Eli Wald

Redfern and Hunter on International Arbitration, p. 128
Ruben M. Hernandez

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 157

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 165

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 167

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 131

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 140

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