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June 2012      Vol. 41, No. 6

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
My Big Year, p. 5
David L. Masters

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

Colorado Commission on Judicial Discipline
2011 Annual Report, p. 21

The SideBar
The CBA’s Golden Book of Anecdotes and Wisdom—From Attorneys, For Attorneys, p. 25


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 30

The Civil Litigator
Knowing When to Change Trains: The Ins and Outs of Interlocutory Appeals, p. 31
Jessica E. Yates

Labor and Employment Law
“Use-It-or-Lose-It” Benefit Policies and the Colorado Wage Claim Act, p. 39
Joshua D. Brown

Tax Law
Colorado and the “Amazon Tax”—Recent History, p. 43
Tyler Murray, Eric J. Zinn

Trust and Estate Law
Court-Approved Trust Modifications—Binding Effect on IRS and Tax Consequences, p. 55
Jane Caddell Paddison, Randi M. Grassgreen


Appellate Practice
The Power of Context, p. 61
Andrew M. Low


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 64

CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council
Professionalism and E-Discovery: Considerations Post-Zubulake, p. 65
Breena N. Meng

Law Practice Management
New Rule on Retaining Client Files—How to Avoid Potential Pitfalls, p. 69
Nancy L. Cohen

Review of Legal Resources
The Employment Law Sourcebook: A Compendium of Employment-Related Laws and Policy Documents and The Labor Law Sourcebook: A Compendium of Labor-Related Laws and Policy Documents, p. 73
Bill C. Berger

Family Law: Text, Cases, and Material, 2d Ed., p. 74
Kristin Ivanco

Special Needs Families in the Military: A Resource Guide, p. 74
Stephen A. Braunlich

Surviving Divorce: A Lawyer’s Common Sense Guide to What You Should Know Before, During, and After a Divorce, p. 75
Cassie L. Coleman

Read a book. Write a review., p. 76

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 97

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 101

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 103

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 109

Notices, Products, and Services

The Colorado Bar Association Congratulates those who were successful on the February 2012 Bar exam., p. 18

In Memoriam, p. 84

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 94

Calendar, p. 125

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