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Case Law Summary Archive

  • Case Law Summary from 4/13

    Hello All, My apologies for the absolute radio silence over the past few days as our office works through the FY 17 contracting process.  Below are summaries of a few unpublished opinions that came out of the court of appeals last week, dealing with the court’s application of the Strickland standard to IAC claims in […]

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  • News from the ORPC – 2/24/2017

    Dear RPCs, Happy Friday! We have a few training opportunities to tell you about this week!  Also, we have a caselaw update and some news from the capital! ORPC’s 2nd Annual Conference We are planning our second conference!  It’s likely to be September 10-12, but these dates ARE NOT final.  The conference will be at […]

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  • News from the ORPC 1/19/17

    Dear RPCs, Here’s the News! Survey: There’s still time to respond to our SURVEY!   Please respond by January 31, 2016.  https://fs7.formsite.com/ORPCColorado/form34/index.html Experts: Please don’t use an expert without first getting preapproval from our agency.  We are starting to receive bills from experts that were used in November and December without our agency’s knowledge or approval.  […]

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  • ORPC Case Law Update

    Hello All, One published case from the Court of Appeals last week that might be important to your practice, which I think is a rather nice gift from the court to wrap up this year.  My summary is below, and the opinion is attached. Case Law Summary  People in the Interest of G.E.S., 2016COA183 (December […]

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  • News from the ORPC & Case Law Summary 12/1/2016

    Dear RPCs, Application Deadline:  Today is the last day to apply for the Deputy and Staff Attorney positions at our agency.  The application closes at 5 pm and is available on our website.  Billing Deadline:  As we told you a few weeks ago we are reinstituting the 90 day billing deadline.  This means that on […]

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  • News from the ORPC and Case Law Summary – 11/15/16

    Dear RPCs, Thank you for all the emails of support as our agency continues to form.  Here’s our news and Ruchi’s case law update.  Updated Transcript Request Form: We’ve updated the transcript request form to add “date needed by” for expedited transcripts and a section to put the trial attorneys name.  Please use this form […]

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  • News from the ORPC & Case Law Summary – 09/01/16

    Good Afternoon RPCs, WESTLAW IS HERE! The ORPC is excited to provide Westlaw access to our current contractors.  To receive a password, you must sign and return the Schedule C form that is attached and email the form directly to Sara Settle at ssettle@coloradoORPC.org.   Access to Westlaw will take some processing time upon receipt of […]

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  • Case Law Summary 08-08-16

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  • Case Law Summary 08-02-16

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  • Case Law Summary 07-26-16

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