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February 2012      Vol. 41, No. 2

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
Electronic Client Files, p. 5
David L. Masters

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 9

CBA Nominating Committee
Notice of Nominations, p. 13

The SideBar
The CBA’s Golden Book of Anecdotes and Wisdom—From Attorneys, For Attorneys, p. 15


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 26

Immigration Law
Nonimmigrant Employment-Based Visas, p. 27
Angelica M. Ochoa

Intellectual Property Law
A Look at the Ironman® Triathlon Brand, p. 35
Emma Garrison

Natural Resource and Environmental Law—Water Law
Colorado’s Official State Position Regarding Fish and Wildlife Mitigation Plans, p. 41
Brian W. Bevan

Tort and Insurance Law
Subrogation Rights of Health Plans Established Under ERISA, p. 47
Evan P. Banker


A Rough Ride to Leadville, p. 53
Frank Gibbard


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 56

Legal Research Corner
Copyright Compliance Issues and Resources for Law Firms, p. 57
Kelly C. Fanning

Point/Counterpoint: Jurors Asking Questions—Verbal Versus Written
(Left Column/Point): What’s Good for the Bench is Good for the Jury, p. 61
Stewart M. Young

(Right Column/Counterpoint): No More Lawyers: Why Jurors Shouldn’t Interrogate Witnesses, p. 61
Jason B. Wesoky

Review of Legal Resources
Counseling Unmarried Couples: A Guide to Effective Legal Representation, p. 67
Bruce A. Schilken

Estate Planning for Second Marriages, p. 67
Patrick R. Thiessen

Ethical Issues in Family Representation, p. 68
Rachel L. Kranz

The Power and Purpose of International Law, p. 69
David J. Stephenson, Jr.

Read a book. Write a review., p. 71

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 89

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 117

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 119

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 127

Notices, Products, and Services

Joint Judicial Task Force: Colorado Civics Education Programs, p. 22

In Memoriam, p. 80

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 126

Calendar, p. 143

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