December 17, 2014
Connecting You to the Latest in Colorado Law : : Colorado Bar Association Continuing Legal Education
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Solo Tip Tuesday: Keep Track of Requests You've Made of Others in a Folder Called @WFF
This could be my all-time favorite tip. We often use email to ask someone to send us something, or check on something and get back to us, etc. Sending the email is the easy part. The hard part is keeping track of what you asked for and when, and then remembering to follow up when the person doesn’t get back to you. Click here to read more.
On Friday, December 12, 2014, the Colorado Supreme Court announced Rule Change 2014(16), amending the Colorado Rules of Judicial Discipline. The rule change was adopted and effective December 10, 2014.
On Tuesday, December 16, 2014, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and three unpublished opinions.
This case presents another test of the outer limits of the economic loss rule. The buyer of a house, Carol Gattis, sues for fraudulent concealment and recovers a judgment against McNutt. McNutt’s company acquired the property to “fix and flip,” and obtained detailed soils reports outlining damage that was caused by shifting soils. On the disclosures form included in the standard form residential purchase and sale contract, McNutt disclaimed any “personal” knowledge of defects, and identified only the name of a company which had performed structural repairs — without describing the nature of the repair.