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Second circuit recognizes sexual orientation as protected class; Supreme Court next?

  • April 23rd, 2018
  • Miles Buckingham
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In late February 2018, the Second Circuit, sitting en banc (full panel), became the second federal appellate court (joining the Seventh Circuit) to recognize sexual orientation as a protected class under Title VII. Zarda v. Altitude Express, Inc., 883 F.3d 100 (2nd Cir. 2018). We suspect more circuit courts will…

NP in the Community – Nancy Miller Volunteers with Tribal Wills Project

  • April 28th, 2017
  • Miles Buckingham
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In January, 2017, Nemirow Perez attorney Nancy D. Miller served as  supervising attorney and team-member as a part of the Tribal Wills Project. Working with twenty-two University of Denver Strum College of Law students, one student from Vermont Law School, and other supervising attorneys, Miller prepared wills and basic estate documents…

Employees, Independent Contractors, and Volunteers-oh my!

  • February 23rd, 2017
  • Miles Buckingham
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Do you know how many employees you have? The answer may not be as clear-cut as you think. Many employers classify workers as independent contractors and volunteers, but Courts might consider those workers as actual employees. A recent case from the United States District Court  in Denver, Colorado, Johnston v….

Nemirow Perez Offers Virtual General Counsel For Small Businesses

  • September 3rd, 2016
  • dflo
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Have you considered a virtual General Counsel for your small business? Small business owners are busy, on a budget, and sometimes baffled by the legal and regulatory side of running a business. As small business owners ourselves, we get it and we are here to help. While every small business…

Nemirow, Perez, Buckingham Named SuperLawyers; Brown a Rising Star

  • February 29th, 2016
  • Miles Buckingham
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February 29, 2016 — All three shareholders of Nemirow Perez P.C. have been recognized with the designation of 2016 SuperLawyers in Colorado by SuperLawyers Magazine. Chris Brown, of counsel with the firm, has been named as a Rising Star by the same publication. The firm is grateful to all of the attorneys who…

Boulders at Escalante-Foreseeability and Causation in Legal Malpractice Actions

  • July 9th, 2015
  • Miles Buckingham
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On June 18, 2015 the Court of Appeals issued its opinion in Boulders at Escalante LLC v. Otten Johnson Robinson Neff and Ragonetti PC, 2015 COA 85. The case carries significant implications for legal malpractice cases in Colorado. The case involves a developer who was sued by a contractor, and who…

Ron Nemirow featured in two webinars on legal ethics

  • December 3rd, 2014
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ALTOONA, WIS. — On November 10 and 11, 2014, Ron Nemirow, along with Charles F. Luce, from the firm of Moye White, filmed two continuing legal ethics presentations for the National Business Institute. “Legal Ethics: Top Ten Challenges”  will be broadcast nationwide on New Year’s Eve day, 2015; “Legal Ethics:…