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September 2012      Vol. 41, No. 9

The Colorado Lawyer, the official publication of the Colorado Bar Association, serves as an informational and educational resource to improve the practice of law.

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In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message to Members
The CBA Young Lawyers Division—Helping With Professional Transitions, Developing New Ideas, and Forming Lasting Relationships, p. 5
Mark A. Fogg

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 9

Bar News Highlight
David P. Phillips Retires as Executive Director of RMMLF After Forty-Two Years, p. 21
James M. King

The SideBar
An Introduction to the New Casemaker, p. 27
David Harriman

CBA Annual Report
2011–12 Annual Report, p. 33


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 42

Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals From County Court, p. 43
Frank Lawson

Intellectual Property Law
Incidental and Intentional Uses of Trademarks and Service Marks in Artwork, p. 51
Christina Saunders

Tax Law
The Estate Tax Clawback: Fact or Fiction, p. 57
Steven M. Weiser

Trust and Estate Law
Trust Protectors: Powers, Capacity, and Selection, p. 63
Gregory T. Densen


Historical Perspectives
A Good Frontier Lawyer Gone Bad, p. 71
Frank Gibbard

Modern Legal Writing
Lean On Me—Attorney, Client, Barrister, Esquire, Lawyer, Solicitor, and Versus, p. 77
Bill C. Berger


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 82

CBA/DBA Professionalism Coordinating Council
Monday, October 29, 2012—Nothing Will Be Missing, p. 83
Russell E. Carparelli

Law Practice Management
Integrated Colorado Courts E-Filing System: The Next Generation of E-Filing, p. 87
Chad Cornelius, Brad Medina

Review of Legal Resources
Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, 3d Ed., p. 89
Jason C. Miller

The Lawyer’s Guide to Records Management and Retention, p. 89
Jeffery L. Weeden, Claire Parsons

The Paperless Law Office: A Practical Guide to Digitally Powering Your Firm, p. 90
Forrest Plesko

Read a book. Write a review., p. 92

Young Lawyers Division
Carlos Migoya, Jr. Takes the Reins at CBA YLD, p. 93
Matt Masich

Federal and State Disaster Response—An Introduction, p. 95
Gregory J. Lake

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 121

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 129

Disciplinary Opinion, p. 131

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 143

Notices, Products, and Services

In Memoriam, p. 108

Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Legal Services Commitment and Recognition Program, p. 116

Calendar, p. 159

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