Ethics Rule Change Proves Divisive

Lines have been drawn over the recent Colorado Supreme Court decision that changed one of the Rules of Professional Conduct. Rule 8.4 stipulates that it...

Leveling the Playing Field

When Judge Jonathan Lippman began advocating outspokenly for equal access to justice after he took the reins as chief judge of New York and...

Navigating Legal Minefields in Joint Representation

Joint representation of clients in business transactions is not new, nor are the conflict of interest implications attorneys need to consider as a result....

Changing the Conversation on Oil and Gas

The energy industry’s impact on Colorado’s economy is profound by any measure. The state has approximately 47,000 direct jobs in oil and gas. The...

Legal Lasso: DACA on the Chopping Block

Who do you think are the state’s top attorneys? Do you have a favorite judge? A favorite place for a client lunch? Our Barrister’s Best...

When Insiders Blow the Whistle

Whistleblower laws at the federal and state level aim to create a safe avenue for individuals to report wrongdoing, but statutes on what is...

Legal Lasso: Agreement on Denver Immigration Ordinance

COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: City Announces Details of Immigration Ordinance We shared an article yesterday saying Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and...

CU Law School Offers New Legal Specialties

New course offerings at the University of Colorado Boulder law school for the upcoming academic year give students the opportunity to branch out into specialty focuses such asfood law, poverty law, race in international law, intellectual property and disability rights.

Legal Aid Foundation Receives Record Community Support

Legal Aid Foundation’s annual fundraising drive saw record donations this year totaling nearly $2 million from community law firms and lawyers.

Doug Robinson Gets Down to Business

Even considering his previous endeavors in business and nonprofit work, gubernatorial candidate Doug Robinson says running for governor has been his biggest challenge yet.