Lawyers of the Year: Ed Barad

After 43 years practicing real estate law, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck shareholder Ed Barad has just about seen it all. Barad has worked on nearly...

GDPR Deadline Quickly Approaching

Getting up to speed on the European Union’s new, sweeping data privacy law could be among many U.S. companies’ New Year resolutions for 2018....

Hickenlooper Fills Court of Appeals Vacancy

Gov. John Hickenlooper announced Friday he has appointed Judge Ted Tow III to serve on the Colorado Court of Appeals, effective Feb. 12, 2018....

From Classroom to Courtroom

Melissa Hart will take her seat on Chief Justice Nancy Rice’s far left side as the Colorado Supreme Court’s newest justice. Gov. John Hickenlooper...

WilmerHale Advises Movie Theater Mega-Merger

A major international merger has a strong Denver connection. WilmerHale partner Keith Trammell concluded his long-time relationship with Regal Entertainment Group by helping the client...

SCOTUS Hears Arguments Over Dodd-Frank Whistleblower

The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard arguments in a case that could determine whether more employees can report securities violations within their companies without...

Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Civil Rights Commission

ARGUED: DEC. 5 CASE TYPE: FIRST AMENDMENT Arguing for Petitioner: Kristen Waggoner, Alliance Defending Freedom Arguing for State Respondent: Frederick Yarger, Colorado Solicitor General Arguing for Private Respondents:...

Supervised Injection Sites Proposed in Denver

Last month, a package of six bills focused on addressing Colorado’s opioid crisis won support from a bipartisan panel of lawmakers and includes a...

Safeway Opinion is a Reminder for Employers

An employer’s mixed outcome in federal appeals court is a detailed lesson for employers on defending against certain discrimination claims. In a Nov. 24 opinion,...

In the Weeds

Denver voters decided to take a step toward environmental sustainability after the passage of Initiative 300 earlier this month, which mandates that after January,...