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December 2012      Vol. 41, No. 12

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

The Colorado and Denver Bar Associations Wish You a Happy Holiday Season!, p. 1

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

The SideBar
Thank You to The Colorado Lawyer’s 2012 Contributors, p. 14

2011–12 Annual Report
Colorado Lawyers Trust Account Foundation, p. 19


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 24

Business Law
Entity and Trade Name Filing Requirements and Customs in Colorado—Part II, p. 25
Beat U. Steiner, Sarah A. Steinbeck, Erik V. Lemmon

The Civil Litigator
Colorado’s Current Formulation of the Economic Loss Rule Bars Claims for Post-Contractual Fraud, p. 33
N. Reid Neureiter, Rebecca Graves Payne

Labor and Employment Law
The EEOC’s New Enforcement Guidance on the Use of Criminal Background Checks, p. 45
Catherine A. Tallerico

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Repugnant Objectives, p. 51
Alec Rothrock

Trust and Estate Law
Practical Solutions to Elder Financial Abuse and Fiduciary Theft, p. 61
Thomas A. Rodriguez, Courtney L. Smith, Brooke Brestel


Appellate Practice
Lean and Forceful Writing, p. 67
Andrew M. Low


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 70

A Dialogue Between Generations
Introduction to Part II in the Series—Specializing, p. 71
Ronald M. Sandgrund

Dialogue Participants, p. 72

Specializing, p. 73

From Our Readers
Letter to the Editors, p. 75

Review of Legal Resources
Children and the Internet: A Global Guide for Lawyers and Parents, p. 77
Laura J. Hazen

Court-Martial on Yerba Buena—A Memoir, p. 78
Bennett S. Aisenberg

Disrobed: An Inside Look at the Life and Work of a Federal Judge, p. 78
Joseph A. Peters

The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention, p. 79
Stephen A. Braunlich

A Question of Loyalty: Gen. Billy Mitchell and the Court-Martial That Gripped the Nation, p. 80
Stephen A. Braunlich

Restatement of the Law Third, Trusts, Vol. 4 (§§ 93 to 111), p. 81
Noelle Padilla

Typography for Lawyers: Essential Tools for Polished and Persuasive Documents, p. 81
Timothy M. Garvey

When International Law Works: Realistic Idealism After 9/11 and the Global Recession, p. 83
Shelly Dill Combs

Read a book. Write a review., p. 84

Young Lawyers Division
Navigating the Mediation Process: Tips for Young (and Not-So-Young) Lawyers, p. 85
Arax Ruth Corn, Susan L. Macey

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 113

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 123

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 125

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 131

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 102

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 110

Calendar of Events, p. 151

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