Monthly Archives: February 2014

New Year, New Author, New Resource

The CLR is proud to announce the addition of a new author – Andy Helm.

The CLR is also recommending Jeff Vail’s Litigation Innovation & Strategy blog as an excellent resource  — especially his Litigation Checklist, which is useful for experienced and new attorneys alike. A link can also be found on the right side of this page.

More about Andy:

Andy has been living in Colorado since he was nine years old and attended Cherry Creek High School. His Bachelors of Science is in Nonprofit and Public Management from Colorado State University. Andy will be graduating from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in May 2014. He will be joining the Denver office of Lewis Roca Rothgerber, focusing on commercial litigation and regulatory compliance. Prior to law school, he spent 12 years in the title insurance industry. In 2007, Andy was one of the first state employees dedicated to the regulation of title insurance with the Colorado Division of Insurance where he also oversaw a major rewrite of the regulations governing title insurance in Colorado.

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In the Matter of: Robert A. Rand – Public Censure, 2014CO11 (Feb. 10, 2014)

Judge Robert A. Rand, County Court Judge in Loveland Colorado was publicly censured and agreed to resign effective March 31, 2014. He entered into a Stipulated Resolution with Special Counsel pursuant to Rule 37(d) of the Colorado Rules of Judicial Discipline, which stated in part that Judge Rand engaged in undignified conduct including making comments about the physical appearance of people appearing before him and other inappropriate comments, and engaged in ex parte communications with parties or counsel. Pursuant to Colo. RJD 6.5(a), and “finding no good cause for the stipulated resolution to remain confidential or the record of proceedings to be sealed as permitted by Colo. RJD 40,” the Court made the stipulated resolution and the record of proceedings public.

http://www.courts.state.co.us/userfiles/file/Court_Probation/Supreme_Court/Opinions/2013/13SA172.pdf

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