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Colorado Senate Bill 20-217
Concerning Measures to Enhance Law Enforcement Integrity, and, In Connection Therewith, Making an Appropriation Below is a summary of the Colorado Senate Bill 20-217. Not all of the Act is effective immediately. Section 4 and portions of section 5 take effect September 1, 2020. The amendments to C.R.S. 24-31-902 take effect July 1, 2023. This […]
How to Prepare for a Divorce Attorney Consultation
How do you prepare for a divorce consultation? We'll break down what to expect, what to bring, and what questions you need to ask.
Tips and Advice on Navigating Denver's Rush Hour Traffic in 2020
Today, Denver is one of the top 5 fastest growing cities in the country. While this is great for tourism and revenue, it also means that you can expect rush hour traffic to be continuously difficult to contend with. At Elkus & Sisson we know that completely avoiding traffic is not realistic. The purpose of […]
5 Helpful Tips to Protect Yourself When Your Spouse Files for Divorce
The chance of a couple divorcing is currently around 38%. In Colorado, the percentage is lower (according to cencus.gov) where 10.9% of people age 15 and older are divorced. If you and your spouse are constantly battling and you don't see a future for your marriage, now is the time to begin preparing for your […]
Important Questions about Colorado Divorce Law Answered
Here are seven answers to complex yet important questions related to Colorado divorce law. If you are someone going through a divorce, you may have many additional questions, our divorce attorneys can offer decades of experience and guidance. Q: How do I get a divorce in Colorado if my spouse won't sign the papers? Unfortunately, […]
How Personal Injury Settlements are Taxed
A common question raised by individuals pursuing financial restitution through a personal injury lawsuit is whether any money recovered through the civil action is subject to state and/or federal taxation. The answer is…it depends. There are a multitude of factors that will help you understand how personal injury settlements are taxed. The type of monetary […]
Types of Compensation You Can Receive After a Motor Vehicle Accident
If someone else is at fault for your crash, you are usually entitled to compensation for your damages (monetary losses). However, understanding this process and the types of compensation available can be difficult. When discussing compensation for a motor vehicle accident, there are two basic types – economic damages and non-economic damages.
6 Crucial Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Attorney About Your Case
Before hiring a personal injury attorney, it is important that you ask them as many questions about your case as possible. Below are six crucial questions you should ask your personal injury attorney. After all, you want to have a trusted relationship with your lawyer that helps you feel confident in your case.