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Colorado Personal Injury Case Wrap-Up for March 2017

Many of the cases that came down from the Colorado Supreme Court and Court of Appeals near the end of 2016 and beginning of 2017 covered language and its interpretation. Whether it’s strapping on skis or trying to figure out whether the death of a plaintiff means the insurance company is off the hook, the specific language involved typically became the determining factor in the outcome: Enforceability of Ski Lift Waivers: When a person gets on a ski lift and is riding high to the top of the mountain, has that person really read the back of the lift ticket? How many people just sign or click “accept” without reading what is contained in the language? In Brigance v. Vail Summit Resorts, Inc., United States District Court D., Colorado, January 13, 2017, the Court granted Motions for Summary Judgment for Vail Summit Resorts, based on the waivers on the back…
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Want to Help Abused, Neglected and At-Risk Children? Read this Blog

Realities for Children hosts NightLights every year in December to provide support and holiday cheer for abused, neglected and at-risk children in Larimer County. During the last two months of 2016, the organization reported that more than $125,000 in donations was raised for NightLights. Although NightLights is hosted near the holidays, you can make donations any time during the year. Realities for Children has a link on their website where you can make donations. You can donate money, toys, school supplies, bicycles and tricycles or your time by becoming a volunteer. How to Help Realities for Children Realities for Children also hosts multiple events throughout the year. These are also good opportunities to get involved. The Realities Ride and Rally is held on Memorial Day weekend in Fort Collins every year. This motorcycle rally honors veterans and raises funds for abused, neglected and at-risk children in Larimer County. You can…
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Tom Metier Admitted to Practice Law in Shoshone and Arapaho Tribal Court

We are happy to announce that Tom Metier is now licensed to practice law in the Shoshone and Arapaho Tribal Court. Located in Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming, the Shoshone and Arapaho Tribal Courts are general civil and criminal courts at the trial and appellate levels. According to the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, the Wind River Reservation is home to over 3,900 Eastern Shoshone and 8,600 Northern Arapahoe. It is the seventh largest Indian reservation in the United States. Wind River Reservation encompasses more than 2.2 million acres of land, and is located along the scenic continental divide. It is also home to Wyoming’s only casinos. Tom’s licenses, awards and expertise are already plentiful and diverse. He can practice in the U.S. District Court-District of Wyoming, the U.S. District Court-District of Colorado, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. Who Is Motorcycle Accident Attorney Tom…
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