Archive for ‘June, 2017’

DBA Member Highlight: Michael Stafford

1. Why did you become a lawyer? I tell people it’s because I can’t sing and dance well enough to make a living at it (ha-ha).…

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COLAP Wellness Corner ~ You Really Aren’t Alone: An Anonymous Testimonial

If wellness and professionalism go hand-in hand, then illness must be its antithesis. As an outwardly successful professional who struggled with alcohol abuse and the fear,…

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Volunteer Corner: Metro Volunteer Lawyers’ Power of Attorney Clinic ~ By Paul Miller

Metro Volunteer Lawyers’ Power of Attorney Clinic is the brainchild of Joey Scott, who founded this award-winning program in 2015 during his tenure as an MVL…

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Risk Management and Insurance to Protect Your Firm ~ By John Davidson

As attorneys, you understand liability, but how well do you understand the types of insurance that mitigate common liabilities? Understanding the basics of risk management and…

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Legal Affairs ~ June/July 2017

GOOD THINGS David A. Weinstein was recently reappointed as a mediator on the International Trademark Association’s Panel of Trademark Mediators. Kelley B. Duke has become an…

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Don’t Run Afoul of Gaming Laws in Offering Sweepstakes and Contests ~ By Sean McGuinness and Karl Rutledge

The Internet and social media have become the most efficient ways for companies to disseminate information and sell their products/services, connect with their customers and strengthen…

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Postcard Perfect: “Around the World” Snapshots from the Barristers Benefit Ball

Approximately 420 guests braved the wintry weather to attend the 29th Annual Barristers Benefit Ball at EXDO Event Center on April 29. An impressive number of…

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Picture This ~ June/July 2017

2017 Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Recognition Ceremony and Reception On April 13, the Colorado Supreme Court recognized those law firms, solo practitioners, in-house counsel and…

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Unmasking Obstruction of Justice ~ By Graham Winch

It’s almost impossible to watch cable news or read a newspaper right now without seeing something about “obstruction of justice.” President Donald Trump is facing allegations…

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