Chipman Glasser Obtains Near-Complete Defense Verdict In Commercial Dispute

Attorney John M. Bowlin obtained a court ruling in favor of a Chipman Glasser client after a bench trial. The plaintiff in the case had sought damages exceeding $1 million on theories of fraud, civil theft, and breach of contract in a dispute arising over angel investments and other alleged contractual arrangements. After a two-day trial, the Denver District Court …

Both Managers and Members of an Arizona LLC May Owe a Fiduciary Duty to the LLC

The question of whether managers and/or members of an LLC owe fiduciary duties to the LLC and/or other members of the LLC varies greatly from state to state.  Unlike Colorado’s LLC Act, Arizona’s LLC Act does not expressly impose any fiduciary duties on a  manager.  Therefore, in the recent consolidated case of Sky Harbor Hotel Props. v. Patel Props.; Morris Anderson …

Chipman Glasser is pleased to welcome Mark T. Barnes

Mark Barnes joined Chipman Glasser, LLC on June 3. Mr. Barnes has practiced law in Colorado for nearly three decades. Most recently, he served as the Vice President of Litigation and Assistant General Counsel at Vail Resorts, Inc. And before his time with Vail Resorts, Mr. Barnes was a shareholder with Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck in Denver. Mr. Barnes specializes …

Daniel W. Glasser Elected the President of the Colorado – Denver chapter of INBLF, International Network of Boutique and Independent Law Firms

DENVER, CO. – May 15, 2019 – The law firm of Chipman Glasser, LLC is proud to announce that Daniel W. Glasser has been elected President of the Colorado – Denver chapter of the International Network of Boutique and Independent Law Firms (INBLF). “INBLF is a wonderful consortium of outstanding lawyers here in Colorado and around the world. And we …

Colorado Supreme Court Holds Economic Loss Rule Does Not Bar Civil Theft

DENVER, CO. – May 7, 2019 – Colorado Supreme Court Holds Economic Loss Rule Does Not Bar Civil Theft In a much-anticipated ruling, the Colorado Supreme Court yesterday settled a split among divisions of the Colorado Court of Appeals over whether the economic loss rule bars a claim for civil theft where taking the property was also a breach of …

Is Delaware Changing the Way it Looks at Rule 12(b)(6) Challenges in Business Cases?

DENVER, CO. – May 1, 2019 – Is Delaware changing the way it looks at Rule 12(b)(6) challenges in business cases? Recently, the Delaware Supreme Court has indicated a departure from years of Rule 12(b)(6) jurisprudence. Delaware Supreme Court Rule 8 prohibits parties from raising issues on appeal that were not “fairly presented to the trial court.”[1] In the context …

Chipman Glasser Obtains Victory in Colorado Court of Appeals

DENVER, CO. – April 25, 2019 – The law firm of Chipman Glasser, LLC obtains Victory in Colorado Court of Appeals In a published decision Thursday, the Colorado Court of Appeals reversed a summary judgment that had been entered against a Chipman Glasser client totaling more than $2.5 million. The case will be remanded to the trial court for further …

Chipman Glasser Adds Litigator Jennifer S. Senior

Denver, Colorado – April 15, 2019 – Chipman Glasser, LLC is pleased to announce that Jennifer S. Senior has joined our team. Jennifer Senior joined Chipman Glasser, LLC on April 15. She was previously a partner with the law firm of Jenner & Block, LLP in Chicago where she was a member of the complex commercial litigation practice group. Ms. …

Five Chipman Glasser Attorneys Recognized as Super Lawyers

Five attorneys from Chipman Glasser have been named to the 2019 Colorado Super Lawyers list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in Colorado are selected by Super Lawyers. Yet more than eighty percent of the lawyers at Chipman Glasser made that cut. The firm’s founding member, Daniel Glasser, said “We know the lawyers on our team are outstanding. But because the Super Lawyers list is based on peer review, this year’s selections are not only gratifying, they remind us that we are lucky to practice law with these folks.”