Every unemployment claim is evaluated by comparing the circumstances under which an employee left her job with the Colorado unemployment statute. The statute creates unemployment[…]

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Only someone of “sound mind” may make a will. “Sound mind” is when someone who possesses the necessary mental capacity to execute a will and[…]

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Brian Stutheit

Common Law Marriage

Yudkin died intestate (without a will). Yudkin’s ex-wife Shtutman sought appointment as the personal representative (executor) of his estate. Dareuskaya objected to Shtutman’s appointment, claiming[…]

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In the December 2018 of the magazine for Colorado attorneys called Colorado Lawyer there is an excellent article entitled, “Five Common Client Misconceptions about Estate Planning.”  The[…]

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  Colorado recognizes common law marriages. A common law marriage is established by the mutual consent or agreement of the parties to be husband and wife,[…]

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