Revocable Living Trusts for Second Homes

By: Tim Brynteson- Published in the BizWest Thought Leaders column in July 2018 Many residents of Colorado own real estate in other states.   If you own a condo, townhome or other piece of real estate in such popular destinations as… Read More

ARE YOU THE CONTROLLING TYPE?

By: John Kolanz A version of this article was published in the March 2018 BizWest Thought Leaders column. If so, and you own property on which tenants engage in certain regulated activities, you should consider consulting a specialist for a… Read More

Surprising Scope of Asbestos Regulation

By: John Kolanz A version of this article was published in the January 2018 BizWest Thought Leaders column. Most know that asbestos is bad stuff. However, building owners are often surprised to learn that federal and state asbestos requirements can… Read More

Clean Water Act Rule: Review of the Clean Water Act Jurisdictional Rule Considerations for Moving Forward by: John Kolanz

John recently had an extensive article published in The Water Report (see link below).  He also spoke at CSU on June 13th on the Waters of the United States rulemaking at the 2017 Universities Council on Water Resources/National Institutes for… Read More

Utah Rodent in Middle of Ideological Tug-Of-War

By: John Kolanz A version of this article was published in BizWest in May 2017. Against the backdrop of the Trump Administration’s determined deregulatory efforts, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals (which covers Colorado) recently affirmed substantial federal authority to… Read More

Turning Over the Keys to Your Business

By: Jeffrey T. Bedingfield We’ve all heard the saying that there are only two things in life that are certain – death and taxes. The same might be said for your business that you’ve spent a good part of your… Read More

Should I Look for Environmental Issues Prior to Completing My Real Estate Transaction?

By: John Kolanz A version of this article was published in the November 2016 BizWest Thought Leaders column. When purchasing (often even leasing) commercial or industrial property, the answer is usually yes. Environmental issues take various forms, such as soil… Read More

Is your property titled correctly?

By: Timothy P. Brynteson – Published in the BizWest Thought Leaders column in October 2016 Most couples assume that if one them dies, their home or other real estate will pass automatically to their spouse.  Normally couples own their home… Read More

Considering options for your home if you are worried about long-term care

By: Timothy P. Brynteson Many of our older clients are worried about two things – 1. Having the resources to afford long-term care, or qualifying for government assistance if they don’t, typically Medicaid; and 2.  They want to leave their… Read More

The First Decision in Forming a Business: What Type of Entity?

  By: Corey Moore Choosing the appropriate entity for a new business is not as easy as one might think. Most people tend to gravitate towards a limited liability company, or LLC, for its relative ease of formation and asset… Read More