Legal Lasso: A Day Without Women Edition

by Tony Flesor

If your offices or favorite businesses look a little empty today, it might be because of the Day Without Women, a strike to show the importance of women’s role in society.

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IN LOCAL NEWS:

Denver lawyer Martin Semple of Semple Farrington & Everall is the new chairman of the Denver Center for Performing Arts.

Boulder County asked for the dismissal of the Attorney General’s lawsuit challenging its oil and gas moratorium.

Polsinelli is the marquee tenant of a new Denver skyscraper. Take a tour of their new office with our slideshow.

One day after the Colorado Supreme Court heard arguments in a case dealing with construction defects, the state Senate put its stamp of approval on a bill that would require arbitration as a form of dispute resolution in construction defects claims.

A Denver lawyer is making a name for himself in Title IX compliance.

IN NATIONAL NEWS:

The ABA sent a letter to the House of Representatives arguing against arbitration reform.

A federal judge ruled against Native American tribes who seek to stop the Dakota Access pipeline.

The Attorney General of Hawaii is challenging President Trump’s new immigration order.

In the unlikely event that former President Obama sued President Trump for libel, Trump would likely lose.

Conservatives are unhappy with the new ACA replacement, with some saying it doesn’t stray far enough from Obamacare.

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