SPOUSAL REPRESENTATION IN BUSINESS MATTERS WE LEARN FROM ESTATE PLANNING BY HERRICK K. LIDSTONE, JR. AND SHELLEY C. THOMPSON Whenever an attorney represents more than a single person, potential or actual conflicts of interest can develop and the attorney must be alert for those conflicts. Issues relating to conflicts of interest are included in […]

    Herrick Lidstone, a shareholder of Burns, Figa & Will, P.C., was honored to receive the University of Colorado Law School Alumni Award for Distinguished Achievement – Private Practice honoring “an individual in private practice who exemplifies professionalism, ethics, integrity, community or pro bono service, and service to Colorado Law.”  The Law School presented […]

We are very proud to announce that Herrick Lidstone has been named the honoree for Distinguished Achievement in Private Practice for the 41st Annual Colorado Law Alumni Awards Banquet. Herrick has been a distinguished member of the Colorado Bar for his entire career. Burns, Figa & Will has been blessed by his tireless work, leadership […]

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Alec Rothrock and Herrick Lidstone, Jr. will be speaking at Arapahoe Country Bar Association’s 2021 Summer Getaway CLE in Santa Fe, NM August 11-14. Herrick will be presenting at the Trial Skills CLE about “Preparing the Expert for Testimony” and Alec will be presenting on “Trial Ethics”. Learn more HERE.    

COLORADO BUSINESS LAW SECTION NEWSLETTER – JUNE 2021 TWO CASES, TWO EXPERT WITNESSES ONE DID IT RIGHT; THE OTHER DIDN’T Herrick K. Lidstone, Jr. Erik K. Schuessler Burns, Figa & Will, P.C. Expert witnesses have a sometimes crucial role in litigation as defined by Rule 702 of the Colorado Rules of Evidence and the similar […]

CLE – HB2021-1124: Concerning the Expansion of the Ability to Conduct Business Activities Electronically Wednesday, May 19th  Noon – 1:00 p.m. Live webinar = free Pending approval for 1 CLE Credit Register HERE by 5pm on March 18th A link to the CLE will be sent to attendees prior to start  Presented by Herrick Lidstone and Kylie Santos HB […]

SEC Amends Definition of “Accredited Investor” and Expands List of Entities Eligible to Qualify as “QIBs” By: Victoria B. Bantz, Esq. and Laura Fodor, Esq. On August 26, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) adopted amendments to the definition of “accredited investor” under Rules 215 and 501(a) of the Securities Act of 1933, […]

2020 Annual Ethics Update

2020 Annual Ethics Update   Alec Rothrock and Herrick Lidstone, Jr. will discuss current issues under the Colorado Rules of Professional Conduct, including proposed and recently adopted Rules, and recent Colorado cases and ethics opinions.   Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2020 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   Via Zoom Registration is required in order to […]

COVID-19 Business Survival Guide

  COVID-19 Business Survival Guide by Amy K. Fliam, Kylie R. Santos and Theresa M. Mehringer. SMDCC Presentation Powerpoint – BFW

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