October 19, 2018

Archives for October 5, 2018

Rule Change 2018(16) Adopted, Amending C.R.C.P. 252.10

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, the Colorado Supreme Court issued Rule Change 2018(16), amending Rule 252.10, “Eligible Claims,” of the Colorado Rules of Procedure Regarding Attorney Discipline and Disability Proceedings, Colorado Attorneys’ Fund for Client Protection, and Mandatory Continuing Legal Education and Judicial Education.

The changes to Rule 252.10 affect subparagraphs (a), (e), and (f), and reflect circumstances in which claims may be accepted and paid by the Board, including accepting claims in circumstances in which the loss is caused by the death or disability of the attorney and paying claims when client funds are no longer in the attorney’s trust account.

For a redline and clean version of Rule Change 2018(16), click here. For all of the Colorado Supreme Court’s adopted and proposed rule changes, click here.

Colorado Court of Appeals: Announcement Sheet, 10/4/2018

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, the Colorado Court of Appeals issued three published opinions and 15 unpublished opinions.

People v. Oliver

Big Sur Waterbeds, Inc. v. City of Lakewood

Town of Monument v. State of Colorado

Summaries of these cases are forthcoming.

Neither State Judicial nor the Colorado Bar Association provides case summaries for unpublished appellate opinions. The case announcement sheet is available here.

Tenth Circuit: Unpublished Opinions, 10/4/2018

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals issued one published opinion and four unpublished opinions.

Guerra v. Toulouse-Oliver

United States v. Robinson

United States v. Acosta

United States v. Jacoby

Case summaries are not provided for unpublished opinions. However, some published opinions are summarized and provided by Legal Connection.