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...

The Perils of Parental Leave Policies

BY: Hannah Caplan & Christine Samsel BROWNSTEIN HYATT FARBER SCHRECKIn an effort to provide enticing benefit packages to workers, many employers are offering parental leave...

Employer Proactivity in the #MeToo Environment

BY: Nathan Schacht & Matthew Pearson BAKERHOSTETLER Nearly 50 percent of women report experiencing harassment at work. This staggering statistic is likely nothing new. But what...

The Top Five Legal Mistakes for Startup Companies to Avoid

BY: Patrick Perrin BERG HILL GREENLEAG & RUSCITTIMost people know that starting a new company is a big endeavor, but few appreciate the legal pitfalls...

Smart Contracts and the Future of Estate Planning

BY: Callie Capraro MCDONOUGH LAW LLC There’s an emerging buzz around the use of smart contracts, and it’s easy to see why. Opportunities to use smart...
James Judd

Estate Planning for Digital Assets under Colorado Law

BY: James Judd BAKER HOSTETLER LLP Upon checking my email recently, I received a reminder from Facebook to make sure I wish my grandmother a happy...
Kyle Brenton

Comings and Goings in Robes

BY: Kyle Brenton CHILDS MCCUNE The past year brought great change to the lineup of judges on Colorado’s three appellate courts. Two new 10th Circuit judges...