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May 2016      Vol. 45, No. 5

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
Diversity and Inclusion Within the Bar and Our Profession, p. 5
Loren M. Brown

Bar News
News From CBA Sections, Committees, Local and Specialty Bars, and More, p. 7
Jessica A. Volz


Coordinating Editors for Substantive Law Articles, p. 14

Business Law
Whistleblower Carve-Outs to Confidentiality Agreements: Why Attorneys Should Revisit Past Agreements or Risk Liability, p. 15
John A. Chanin, John S. Cutler

Criminal Law
Confronting Nontestimonial Hearsay: Colorado’s Split from Sixth Amendment Precedent and What It Means in Practice, p. 21
Christopher G. Breidenbach, Joseph G. Michaels

Family Law
Who’s Their Daddy: Navigating Allocation of Parental Responsibilities and Paternity Actions, p. 29
Peter Franklin, Hannah Jannicelli Westmont

Trust and Estate Law
Statutes of Limitation in Probate and Trust Litigation, p. 35
Kelly Dickson Cooper, Elizabeth T. Meck, Jessica Schmidt


The Chief’s Corner
Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program: A Need, a Farewell, and a Welcome, p. 41
Nancy E. Rice


Coordinating Editors for Department Articles, p. 44

Improving the Profession
Strategies for Confronting Unconscious Bias, p. 45
Kathleen Nalty

Legal Research Corner
Preliminary Patent Searches: New and Improved Tools for Mining the Sea of Information, p. 55
Lisa A. Schultz

Reviews of Legal Resources
How to Examine Mental Health Experts: A Family Lawyer’s Handbook of Issues and Strategies, p. 59
Jaime R. Román, Diane E. Román

Wellness: Your Job, Your Career, Your Life
Pearls of Wellness Wisdom, p. 61
Barbara Ezyk

Whoops—Legal Malpractice Prevention
Effective Calendaring and Email Systems Prevent Claims, p. 63
J. Randolph Evans, Shari L. Klevens, Lino S. Lipinsky

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Court Business, p. 85

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Disciplinary Case Summaries, p. 91

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Summaries of Selected Opinions, p. 97

Notices, Products, and Services

Lawyers’ Announcements, p. 68

In Memoriam, p. 75

Lawyer Referral Resources, p. 81

Attorney Assistance Programs, p. 90

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