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May 2014      Vol. 43, No. 5

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
Guest Author—The Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center—Celebrating its Anniversary, p. 5
Mary J. Mullarkey

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

The SideBar
The CBA’s Golden Book of Anecdotes and Wisdom—From Attorneys, For Attorneys, p. 13

CBA Interprofessional Committee
New Interprofessional Guidelines for Lawyers and Healthcare Professionals, p. 17
Kari M. Hershey, Francis V. Cristiano, Nicholas Ghiselli, Thomas J. Wolf, Richard P. Holme

CBA High School Mock Trial Program
Congratulations to the Glenwood Springs High School Mock Trial Team—2014 State Champs, p. 21


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 40

The Civil Litigator
The “Finality” of an Order When a Request for Attorney Fees Remains Outstanding, p. 41
John A. Criswell

Labor and Employment Law
A Guide to the Lesser-Known Work Laws in Colorado, p. 49
Charles T. Passaglia

Real Estate Law
Residential Tenancies, Lease to Eviction—An Overview of Colorado Law, p. 55
Lindsay J. Miller

Trust and Estate Law
DOMA After U.S. v. Windsor: Navigating an Era of Change—Part I, p. 65
Horace A. Lowe, Allen Rozansky, Camillie Yuasa


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 76

Access to Justice
The Virtual Pro Se Clinic Concept, p. 77
Ric N. Morgan

The Chief’s Corner
Lawyers as Leaders—A Call for Civic Outreach and Engagement, p. 81
Nancy E. Rice

Legal Research Corner
UELMA—Another First for Colorado, p. 83
Susan Nevelow Mart

Point/Counterpoint: Striking a Judge From a Case
(Left Column/Point) Benching the Judge: A Striking Idea, p. 87
Stuart J. Jorgensen

(Right Column/Counterpoint) Striking Out: The Rule Would be Injurious, p. 87
Hannah Misner

Review of Legal Resources
A Brief Guide to Brief Writing: Demystifying the Memorandum of Law, p. 93
Elizabeth J.M. Howard

Colorado Personal Injury Practice: Torts and Insurance, 3d ed., p. 93
Richard M. Crane

ERISA Benefits Litigation Answer Book 2013, p. 94
Gregory A. Hall

Framed: America’s 51 Constitutions and the Crisis of Governance, p. 94
Frederic H. Marienthal

Legal Abuse Syndrome: 8 Steps for Avoiding the Traumatic Stress Caused by the Justice System, p. 95
Jaime R. Román, Diane E. Román

Read a Book. Write a Review., p. 97

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 121

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 131

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 133

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 107

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 115

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 116

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 130

Calendar of Events, p. 151

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