Will The Media Expose Your DUI Arrest?

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If you are driving and end up stopped on suspicion of driving under the influence, you should expect that the DUI will be recorded for data collection purposes. However, that’s not always where getting a DUI stops your media exposure. If you hit someone, were particularly belligerent during the stop, or were filmed by another … Continued

When is Litigation a Better Choice Than Mediation?

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There are dozens of benefits to mediation. Being able to negotiate and work out solutions for your divorce settlement is an excellent opportunity for you and your spouse. Unfortunately, mediation is not for everyone. If despite your best efforts, you cannot get your spouse to cooperate or negotiate with you, or if they have done … Continued

How Do the Colorado Courts Decide How to Split Parenting Time?

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When parents divorce, their time with the children becomes one of the biggest conflicts in the divorce. What many states call custody, Colorado law calls the allocation of parental rights and responsibilities. Either the couple going through the divorce or the judge overseeing their case will have to decide how much parenting time each adult … Continued

What to Expect From a DMV Hearing in Colorado

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If you are accused of committing a traffic offense, then you could end up going to a Department of Motor Vehicles hearing. This DMV hearing is a civil hearing in which the DMV will decide if you can retain your driving privileges. This hearing looks at the blood alcohol content from your case or goes … Continued

Is Your Professional Practice Vulnerable During a Divorce?

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Professionals in many different industries develop their own practices instead of working as employees for a business. Physicians, therapists, accountants, and even dentists may all have their own professional practices, which is essentially a small business. Unlike a business, however, which can adapt to staffing changes as necessary, professional practice is useless without the educated … Continued

Are There Long-Term Consequences Of A DUI?

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Some people might think a DUI charge is a relatively minor offense that is paid through fines and a simple license suspension. But DUI charges carry far more consequences, some that can follow you for a long period of your life. People arrested for DUI should understand the consequences of a charge and should contact … Continued

Will My Spouse Receive Part of my Inheritance in a Divorce?

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An inheritance can be an important part of many families’ financial health. It offers support and new opportunities, but it can also add complexity to property division in a divorce. What should you know about divorce’s potential impact on your inheritance? How is an inheritance addressed in Colorado divorces? Colorado courts use “equitable distribution” to … Continued

Your Prescription Medication Could Lead to a DUI

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As a college student, something you might not realize is that you can get a DUI even without drinking alcohol. The truth is that a DUI can be given for any kind of impairment caused by drugs or alcohol. Those drugs don’t have to be illicit, either. Drugs such as over-the-counter cold medications could also … Continued

How to Stop Abusing Alcohol After a DUI

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Drinking is a highly accepted activity in society and culture. While it may be accepted to become intoxicated in a bar or club, it does not mean that this action is healthy or sustainable. What is definitely not acceptable is driving when intoxicated, since this can put not only you but others at risk. If … Continued