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The Colorado Lawyer
February 2013
Vol. 42, No. 2

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In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message to Members
Work and Life—I Choose Both, p. 5
Mark A. Fogg

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

CBA Board of Governors
Minutes of Meeting: November 10, 2012, p. 17
Denise Lynch

CBA Nominating Committee
Notice of Nominations, p. 19


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 20

The Civil Litigator
Measuring Damages for Tortious Injury to Companion Animals, p. 21
Katherine A. Burke

Trust and Estate Law
The Adoptee Trap, the Accidental Beneficiary, and the Rational Testator, p. 29
Gordon J. Williams


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 42

A Dialogue Between Generations
Introduction to Part IV in the Series—Mentoring, p. 43
Ronald M. Sandgrund

Dialogue Participants, p. 44

Mentoring, p. 45

Legal Research Corner
Federal Government Documents Online: An Overview of FDsys, p. 49
Anne Lucke

Point/Counterpoint: CRCP 16.1: Simplified Procedure
(Left Column/Point) An Important Tool in the Litigator’s Toolbox, p. 53
Andrew M. LaFontaine

(Right Column/Counterpoint) A Rule That’s Ready for Retirement, p. 53
Stuart Jorgenson

Review of Legal Resources
Building Your Practice With Pro Bono for Lawyers, p. 59
Margrit Lent Parker

The Hague Abduction Convention: Practical Issues and Procedures for Family Lawyers, p. 60
Stephen A. Braunlich

12 Steps to Whole Foods Manual, p. 61
Joe Fennessy

Read a book. Write a review., p. 62

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 87

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 89

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 91

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 97

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 73

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 82

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 84

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 88

Calendar of Events, p. 111