2019 Legislative Session

The 2019 Legislative Session is in full swing, having commenced on January 4, 2019 and Colorado’s new governor, Governor Jared Polis was inaugurated on January 8, 2019 along with the newly elected Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Treasurer, and Secretary of State. The end of this year’s session will be May 3, 2019. There is a [...]

2019 Legislative Session 2019-02-01T09:03:51+00:00

It’s A Wrap – Legislative Session 2018 is in the Books

While out the outset of the session it appeared that there may be some changes on the horizon as it relates to workers’ compensation and subrogation, the session wrapped on May 9, 2018 with very little actual changes that will affect the adjusting of claims here in Colorado.  The bills that were successful represent carve-outs: [...]

It’s A Wrap – Legislative Session 2018 is in the Books 2019-01-22T11:09:15+00:00

Three Weeks Left of Legislative Session 2018

Update on Past Bills Things are plugging along down at the Capitol as the session is speeding towards the finish line of May 9, 2018.  Most significantly, the budget for the 2018-2019 years is on its way to the Governor, meaning that many of the bills with a fiscal note are now up for debate. [...]

Three Weeks Left of Legislative Session 2018 2019-01-22T11:11:36+00:00

Halftime Report

By Jessica L. Grimes The 2018 legislative session kicked off on January 10, 2018 and is already speeding towards the halfway mark.  It’s been a busy start to a session peppered with bipartisan bills targeting gun control, tax rates, regulatory reform, infrastructure, and transportation all against a backdrop of sexual misconduct charges resonating across the [...]

Halftime Report 2019-01-22T11:25:04+00:00

Sworn testimony before the Colorado Legislature on behalf of the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association

Posted June 14, 2017 Attorney Richard A. Orona, partner with Pollart Miller LLC, was recently asked to provide sworn testimony before the Colorado Legislature on behalf of the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association regarding Senate Bills working their way through various committees pertaining to UM/UIM coverage.  Mr. Orona testified in support of the proposed amended statute [...]

Sworn testimony before the Colorado Legislature on behalf of the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association 2019-01-10T09:14:14+00:00

Civil Litigation

In addition to our specialization in subrogation and recovery, we handle a wide array of liability matters for employers and insurers in both state and federal forums.  Whether a general or complex matter, our attorneys have the experience to provide the aggressive defense necessary to protect our clients.  Our representation includes: Premises liability, including [...]

Civil Litigation 2019-01-29T11:33:39+00:00