Tennis Coach Wins in Gender Bias Match Against University

by Darrin Mackender, Fisher PhillipsIt goes without saying that federally funded educational institutions cannot discriminate on the basis of gender. Some federal courts believe...

Exploring the Boundaries of Vallagio

BY: Peter Schaub and Tasha Power BERG HILL GREENLEAF RUSCITTIThe Colorado Supreme Court’s decision in Vallagio at Inverness Residential Condominium Association, Inc. v. Metropolitan Homes,...

Lean, Mean and Green: Denver’s 80×50 Climate Action Plan

BY: Ashley Wald HOLLAND & HARTDenver Mayor Michael Hancock announced last month the release of the City of Denver’s 80x50 Climate Action Plan. The 80x50...
From left to right: Markley Schlegel, Jessica Black Livingston and Mark Gibson

Mining Does Not Mean What You Think It Means

BY:  Jessica Black Livingston, Mark Gibson and Markley Schlegel HOGAN LOVELLS“Inconceivable!” That, of course, is Vizzini’s repeated exclamation of Princess Bride fame. But perhaps just...

Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance and Colorado Law

BY: Garth Gersten SHAPIRO BIEGING BARBER OTTESONAfter eight years of contentious development, the American Law Institute recently approved publication of the Restatement of the Law...

Fostering a Collaborative Relationship With HR Leadership

BY: Joan Rennekamp LEWIS ROCA ROTHGERBER CHRISTIEIn mid- to large-size organizations, outside legal counsel is often asked to assist with employment litigation or to provide...

The Future Landscape of Maintenance in Divorce

BY: Christopher Griffiths GRIFFITHS LAWTwo major pieces of legislation that affect maintenance and divorce have been enacted over the last year. First, the Tax Cuts...

The Best Interest of the Child

BY: Justin Oliver DIVORCE MATTERSAnyone participating in a proceeding that allocates parental responsibilities quickly becomes aware of the phrase “best interest of the child.” Courts...

Employers Liable for Unpaid Wages in Colorado

BY: Susan Schaecher FISHER PHILLIPSThe Colorado Court of Appeals in Paradine v. Goei held that the Colorado Wage Claim Act does not categorically bar individual...

Legal Precedent at Heart of Conlin v. Vail

BY: Jim Chalat CHALAT LAWThe wrongful death verdict in favor of Vail Resorts was a victory for the ski industry. The jury concluded that Vail...