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December 19, 2006

December 19, 2006 DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association


- 2007 Colorado Legal Directory

- 2007 Preventing Legal Malpractice

- Seeking Nominations for DBA Leadership

- Tuesdays at the Bar Resumes Jan. 9

- Forty Under 40 Nominations

- How Do People Use Law Firm Websites?

- CBA–CLE Publications: Colorado Courtroom Handbook for Civil Trials

*** 2007 Colorado Legal Directory
Included in your DBA membership is a free copy of the Colorado Legal Directory! Shipping of the 2007 directories will start this week — look for yours in your mailbox. If you need more copies for your office, as a DBA member you also get two additional copies at a special discounted rate! Order forms are available at

*** 2007 Preventing Legal Malpractice
Attend the Preventing Legal Malpractice CLE program and receive a free book. The book, Lawyers’ Professional Liability in Colorado: Preventing Legal Malpractice and Disciplinary Actions, is designed for lawyers seeking guidance for managing and reducing legal risks in their everyday practice. Register online: 2007 Preventing Legal Malpractice; Jan. 26, 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 

*** Seeking Nominations for DBA Leadership
The DBA Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for the 2007–2008 DBA leadership positions, including president-elect, first and second vice presidents, DBA Board of Trustees and CBA Board of Governors. You may nominate yourself or someone you know. Nominations should be sent to Joe Dischinger at by Jan. 19. For more information, contact Dana Collier Smith at

*** Tuesdays at the Bar Resumes Jan. 9
Stay tuned for next week’s e-mail with all your Tuesdays at the Bar programs for January!

*** Forty Under 40 Nominations
The Denver Business Journal is accepting nominations for its annual Forty Under 40 special publication and awards event. If you or someone you know is under 40, a recognized business leader and an active participant in the community, visit Nomination deadline is Jan. 5.

*** How Do People Use Law Firm Websites?
Greg Fredette, founder of Saturno (a Web marketing and development firm), will explore how people use law firm websites and review new strategies to analyze website usage. This Legal Marketing Association program includes lunch and will take place Tuesday, Jan. 9, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., in the Sage Room of The Oxford Hotel, 1600 17th St. Cost is $40 ($10 discount for LMA members). To register, visit

*** CBA–CLE Publications (order online!):
Colorado Courtroom Handbook for Civil Trials
The Colorado Courtroom Handbook for Civil Trials is a concise, quick-reference guide for use at counsel table in state and federal courts. This invaluable resource combines black-letter and procedural law, providing you with fast answers and accurate citations for procedural and evidentiary matters. If you go to court once a week or once a year, take this book with you. Fast-find tabs, easy-to-read formatting for quick referencing and a comprehensive subject index enhance the usability of this book. For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll-free (888) 860-2531; or visit


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