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January 2014      Vol. 43, 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

CBA President's Message to Members
When the Goin’ Gets Tough, the Bar Gets Goin’, p. 5
W. Terry Ruckriegle

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

The SideBar
The Law Club, 1989–2013: From Wilderness to the Centennial, p. 19
Gregory B. Cairns

The New Chief Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court—An Introduction, p. 27
Nancy E. Rice


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 30

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Hidden in Plain Sight: The Office of Administrative Courts’ ADR Program, p. 31
Barbara Henk, Shannon Smith

Business Law
The Long and Winding Road to Public Benefit Corporations in Colorado, p. 39
Herrick K. Lidstone, Jr.

Criminal Law
Client or Defense Lawyer: Controlling Trial Strategy After Bergerud, p. 51
Mark C. Johnson

Real Estate Law
Drafting Condemnation Clauses for Leases in Colorado—Issues and Strategies, p. 57
Michael R. McCormick


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 64

The InQuiring Lawyer
Introduction to The InQuiring Lawyer, p. 65
Ronald M. Sandgrund

Dialogue: How do you rate as a lawyer, and does it matter?, p. 66

Judges' Corner
Reflections on My First Year on the Bench, p. 75
Elizabeth A. Starrs

Review of Legal Resources
Passing the Torch without Getting Burned: A Guide to Law Firm Retirement and Succession Planning, p. 79
Bruce A. Schilken

Poetic Justice: Legal Humor in Verse, p. 79
Shelly Dill Combs

Zubulake’s e-Discovery: The Untold Story of My Quest for Justice, p. 80
John L. Livingston

Read a Book. Write a Review., p. 81

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 101

Matters Resulting in Diversion
Disciplinary Case Summaries for Matters Resulting in Diversion and Private Admonition, p. 105

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 111

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 113

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 90

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 99

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 110

Calendar of Events, p. 127

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