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January 2011      Vol. 40, No. 1

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

The SideBar
Question of the Month: What will you be doing when you’re no longer practicing law?, p. 13

Civil Access Pilot Project
Colorado at the Crossroads: Civil Access Pilot Project, p. 17
Natalie Brown, Gilbert A. Dickinson, Ann B. Frick, Gordon W. Netzorg

Legal Aid Foundation
2009–10 Annual Report, p. 21

Colorado Lawyers Trust Account Foundation
COLTAF 2009–10 Annual Report, p. 31

CBA Board of Governors
Minutes of Meeting: November 6, 2010, p. 35
Denise Richardson


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 38

The Civil Litigator
The Pension Committee Decision: The Duty to Preserve Records, p. 39
Caleb Durling

Criminal Law
The Entrapment Defense in Colorado, p. 47
Ann M. Roan

Intellectual Property Law
A Liberal Encouragement: Patentable Subject Matter After Bilski, p. 55
Patrick M. Boucher

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Inadvertent Disclosure of Confidential or Privileged Information, p. 65
Michael H. Berger, Ann T. Lebeck

Tax Law
Taxation of LLCs and the Use of Balance Sheets: An Introduction, p. 75
Eric J. Zinn

Trust and Estate Law
The Public Administrator: A User’s Guide, p. 81
Melissa R. Schwartz, R.L. Steenrod, Jr.


Appellate Practice
Distributed Facts, p. 87
Andrew M. Low

Modern Legal Writing
The Evolution of Legal Language, p. 91
Charles C. Tucker


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 94

CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council
A Bench View of Civility and Professionalism: The Magic of Vignettes, p. 95
W. Terry Ruckriegle

Review of Legal Resources
Environmental Law Handbook, p. 99
Carrie L. Ciliberto

Google for Lawyers: Essential Search Tips and Productivity Tools, p. 99
Barbara Cashman Hahn

The Happy Lawyer: Making a Good Life in the Law, p. 100
Marian Lee

Private Lawyers and the Public Interest: The Evolving Role of Pro Bono in the Legal Profession, p. 101
Todd A. Stahly

Social Media for Lawyers: The Next Frontier, p. 102
Jason C. Miller

Read a book. Write a review., p. 132

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 123

Matters Resulting in Diversion
Disciplinary Case Summaries for Matters Resulting in Diversion and Private Admonition, p. 133

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 139

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 153

Notices, Products, and Services

CBA Young Lawyers Division, p. 103

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 104

In Memoriam, p. 113

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