Legal Headlines

Think Globally, Sue Locally – Wall Street Journal

Mary Mullarkey’s trouble legacy – Vincent Carroll, Denver Post

Chief justice Mullarkey stepping down in Nov. – Denver Post

City prevails in ‘frivolous’ lawsuit – Durango Herald

Sick leave bill lives for one day – Denver Business Journal

Three finalists for Denver district judge – Colorado Law Week

Stevens’ retirement sets up fight over high court – Wall Street Journal

Judge sues paper for exposing her as source of online comments – Courthouse News

Now that health care bill is passed, lawyers boast – PointOfLaw.com

Fox 31 hands out mid-session awards – KDVR

Plaintiffs’ bar ready for knock-down, drag-out fight in Colo, – Plaintiffs’ Bar Watch (p. 4)

Asbestos lawyers ordered to pay $210k for fraud – Wall Street Journal

Councilwoman sues after shin strikes ‘exposed, unprotected hitch’ – Brooklyn Paper

Trial lawyers balk at bill to promote communication over litigation – Colorado News Agency

DU Law names ‘Dean of Institutional Diversity and Inclusiveness’ – Colorado Law Week

CO Supreme Court splits 4-3 on evidence from tax raid – Colorado Law Week


Patent reform may curtail
qui tam
patent claims – Gray on Claims

What happens in Vegas will hit your pocketbook – Mass Torts Made Perfect

Class action suit targets Blimpie’s “Super Stacked” – Courthouse News Service

Plaintiffs lawyers’ lies and the lying lawyers who tell them – Free Republic

Martinez tabbed as next US District Court Judge – Law Week Colorado

Plaintiffs lawyer’s ‘reptile’ strategy bites back – Law.com

DU law prof says ending at-will employment not enough – SSRN

Play Fantasy SCOTUS – It’s all the geeky rage!

CO Court of Appeals win for TABOR – Law Week Colorado

Trial lawyers to Obama: Don’t deal on lawsuit caps – The Hill

Lawyers use humor to plead their case – N. Y. Times

States begin to shine light on AG-plaintiffs bar deals – Wall Street Journal

Colorado senator proposes restrictions on hiring outside counsel

Law.com – Proposed changes to psychiatric manual spur lawsuit fears

Globe & Mail – Obese woman wins fight for parking spot

Trial Lawyers Inc.: K Street – A report on the litigation lobby