Litigation Resources

Plans for Contesting Legal Claim Denials

Jul 21, 2024

Homeowners insurance is crucial for protecting your home. However, denied claims after damaging events like hail storms can lead to une...

Watertight Colorado Roofing Contracts Contain These Three Terms

June 24, 2024

A hailstorm pummeled your client’s roof, and you’re both eager to start the work. After all, you need to assess the damage, order suppl...

Contractors: Reduce Payment Delays

Jun 13, 2024

Prompt payment is crucial for skilled tradesmen, like roofers. To expedite the process, consider adding a clause to your contracts that...

Is a Contract Enforceable Without a Fixed Price?

Jun 6, 2024

If you’re a professional tradesman, you know the importance of a contract. It protects the rights and interests of all parties while en...

Why Roofers Shouldn’t Trust Online Contract Downloads

Jun 3, 2024

Colorado roofers are discovering that contracts from online legal services may not be as legally sound as they appear. I don’t want you...

From Our Perspective: Rock-Solid Contract Saves Roofing Company $100,000

May 30, 2024

Robinson & Henry’s knowledgeable attorneys give their professional insight in “From Our Perspective” where we take a closer look at...

Get the Most from Your Employment Practices Liability Insurance

May 16, 2024

Managing a business is tough. You worry about employee satisfaction, efficiency, and following employment laws. What if you have to let...

Non-Compete Agreements & Non-Disclosure Agreements Can Protect Your Business

Apr 24, 2024

Owning and operating a profitable business requires a hefty investment of both time and money. Unfortunately, employees, partners, and ...

What to Do if You’re Injured by a Drunk Boater

Mar 22, 2024

With endless hiking opportunities, it’s easy to forget that Colorado has much to offer in terms of lakes and reservoirs for water enthu...

From Our Perspective: Fought Insurance Claim Denial and Won

Feb 15, 2024

From Our Perspective: Fought Insurance Claim Denial and Won By: Jon Topolewski Robinson & Henry’s knowledgeable attorneys give thei...

We Made the Insurance Company Pay Up

Jan 23, 2024

Many professionals carry insurance to assist them in the event they are sued by a client. Medical or legal malpractice insurance may fi...

Property Divorce for Unmarried Couples?

January 4, 2024

If you co-own property with someone you’re not married to, what happens to the property if the relationship sours? Who gets to ke...

Illness and Property Loss from Improperly Installed Water Softener: A Case Study

Aug 22, 2023

Many Coloradans are buying sophisticated, and quite expensive, home water purification systems. These purifiers can provide better-tast...

Understanding Insurance Bad Faith: A Comprehensive Guide for Colorado Policyholders

Aug 21, 2023

Insurance is supposed to help you bounce back from certain unforeseen disasters. The kind, oaken voice on the television commercials pr...

No Statute of Limitations to Sue Organizations for Sexual Abuse

Jun 21, 2023

The hardest step many victims of sexual abuse take is admitting they were victimized. It can take a significant amount of time – decade...

Past Child Sexual Abuse Survivors No Longer Have 3-Year Window for Lawsuits

Jun 21, 2023

The secret shame of having experienced sexual abuse as a child is a lot of weight to carry, even for an adult. Unfortunately, it can ta...

Cyberbullying: Legal Options to Help Your Child

Feb 23, 2023

Our virtual world has created the perfect environment for relentless cyberbullying. The tormenting can lead to anxiety, depression, and...

How to Get Revenge on a Bad Contractor

Jan 22, 2023

Even when you think you’ve hired the right contractor, your project can still go south. When that happens, you’re left with a lighter w...

Understanding the Colorado Wage Claim Act

Jan 11, 2023

Employees must be paid in accordance with the law. The Colorado Wage Claim Act outlines how and when employers are required to pay thei...

Unpaid Wages? You Have a Right to Recover Them.

Jan 10, 2023

You have a legal right to recover your unpaid wages. This short article offers some important information about what you’re owed ...

Can I Sue My Contractor for Overcharging?

Dec 25, 2022

You chose the lowest bidder for your home renovation project. A prudent move, so you thought. Then how come you’ve been billed twice as...

Is it Worth it to Sue My Bad Contractor?

Dec 25, 2022

The last thing you want during a major project is to get tied down in litigation against a bad contractor. Unfortunately, poor workmans...

What Happens if a Contractor Abandons a Job?

Dec 20, 2022

You hired a contractor. You paid the contractor. Then halfway through the project, the contractor disappeared on you. Now you’re stuck ...

Can I Sue My Contractor for Doing Unpermitted Work?

Dec 14, 2022

When you had your kitchen remodeled, you hoped it would add great value when you decided to sell your home. Now it’s the reason you can...

Suing a Contractor For Poor Workmanship: Legal Actions

Dec 14, 2022

When you hire professionals to work on your property, you expect professional results. Your remodeled kitchen or new theater room shoul...

Dealing with a Difficult Contractor: What Kind of Lawyer Do You Need?

Dec 13, 2022

The new addition on your home wasn’t supposed to feel like a subtraction. However, due to hiring the wrong contractor, your long-term i...

If You Are a Victim of Police Brutality in Colorado

Dec 5, 2022

There is a line between enforcing the law and abusing its authority. When law enforcement officers cross that line by using excessive f...

Common Claims: Collect the Money You’re Owed

Nov 28, 2022

Whether you are owed a debt or you owe money, the laws around collection are complex and numerous. Our attorneys can help you sort it a...

You Have Legal Recourse if You’ve been Defrauded by False Advertising

Nov 28, 2022

Advertisements are everywhere in our modern world. They vie for our attention no matter what kind of media we’re consuming. They are in...

Federal Asset Forfeiture: Recover My Seized Property

Nov 15, 2022

Did you know that the federal government can confiscate your car, house, or boat if it suspects you drove it to transport illegal drugs...

What are a Creditor’s Rights When a Debtor Files for Bankruptcy?

Nov 14, 2022

Someone owes you or your business money, but they’ve just filed for bankruptcy. As a creditor, you understand that once you’ve been not...

Cryptocurrency Scams: Recover a Fraudulent Investment

Nov 11, 2022

Cryptocurrency investment is the gold rush of the smartphone age. Techno-based currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum allow people to pur...

Shareholder Oppression: Understand Your Rights

Oct 25, 2022

Officers and directors of a corporation must act in the best interest of ALL of its shareholders. Know your rights.

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How to Deal With a Bad Contractor

Sep 23, 2022

You should be able to trust your contractor to create the kitchen of your dreams or perform emergency repairs on your office. When a ba...

Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Sep 13, 2022

If you have ever been pregnant, you know that those two pink lines bring forth a whirlwind of emotions. Childcare options, nursery colo...

The Public Has a First Amendment Right to Film Police

Aug 18, 2022

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the public has a First Amendment right to film police. This comes amid increasing push...

Predatory Lending and Usury Laws

Jun 30, 2022

There are many reasons you may find it difficult to qualify for a personal or small business loan. Banks or lenders may be unwilling to...

The Implied Duty of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

Jun 21, 2022

When you enter a business relationship with another party, you draw up one or more contracts to outline and regulate that partnership. ...

How to Get a Civil Protection Order or No-Contact Agreement

Jun 10, 2022

In Colorado, individuals may seek a civil protection order that prohibits another person from having any indirect or direct contact wit...

How an Attorney Successfully Defends a Deposition

May 6, 2022

During a deposition, presenting a defense is as important as it will be during the trial. Everything you say will be recorded by a cour...

Homeowners Can Use Their HOA’s Insurance

Apr 15, 2022

If you live in a community regulated by a Homeowner’s Association, then you’re familiar with that extra payment you make each mon...

Displaying Flags and Signs in an HOA Community

Apr 8, 2022

Colorado law now prohibits homeowners associations from restricting you from displaying flags or signs on your property in most instanc...

Create a Legally Sound Promissory Note

Mar 22, 2022

A promissory note is a written agreement to pay back money in a certain time with specific terms. It is often used in real estate, vehi...

Enforcing a Promissory Note

Mar 7, 2022

A promissory note is a valuable tool for financial institutions and individuals alike. It establishes a clear record of a loan and puts...

Age Discrimination in Colorado Workplaces

Mar 2, 2022

Age discrimination is unfortunately common in the workplace. According to studies from AARP, 78 percent of workers 45 and older have se...

Discriminatory Failure to Promote

Feb 17, 2022

You’re probably familiar with the term “glass ceiling.” This colloquial term refers to an invisible barrier that prevents qualified wom...

EEOC Complaints: What Business Owners and Employees Should Know

Feb 10, 2022

Imagine this: A newly hired employee comes into work and casually mentions to another staff member that she is six months pregnant. The...

Collect Your Judgment Through Judicial Foreclosure

Feb 1, 2022

Judicial foreclosure is an effective legal tool to collect the money someone owes you. Whether you won a judgment or have a mechanic...

Fight Back Against a Hostile Work Environment

Jan 24, 2022

“A hostile work environment is like a disease. It can have many symptoms, some of which change over time, but all of which stem f...

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Jan 24, 2022

It’s easy to dismiss workplace sexual harassment as a hallmark of a bygone era. Unfortunately, the statistics show otherwise. A 2018 su...

Our Federal District Court Attorneys Will Fight for You

Jan 20, 2022

The United States court system is actually divided into two systems: state courts and federal courts. State courts are established by t...

Fight a Denied Homeowner’s Insurance Claim

Jan 13, 2022

Coloradans whose homes are destroyed or damaged expect their homeowner’s insurance to cover the loss. Unfortunately, some homeown...

How to Get the Right Litigation Attorney for your Case

Jan 12, 2022

Our litigation attorneys will help you find the best options to resolve your dispute in the most timely and economical way possible. Co...

The Process to File a Construction Defect Claim

Dec 22, 2021

Construction defect claims in Colorado are regulated by a law called the Construction Defect Action Reform Act. Robinson & Henry Ci...

Contractor Damaged Your Property?

Dec 15, 2021

If your contractor damaged your property instead of improving it, you may be able to recover money for the damage. If you find yourself...

Fight Wage Discrimination in Colorado

Dec 15, 2021

Colorado became the first state in the U.S. to require employers to disclose compensation in their public job postings after Senate Bil...

How to Enforce a Verbal Contract

Dec 2, 2021

The best way to ensure you can enforce a contract is to get it in writing. However, if you did not put those elements down on paper, yo...

How Insurance Works When It’s Not Your Fault

Dec 1, 2021

You should use your insurance when it’s not your fault. Yes, you read that correctly. Robinson & Henry’s Litigation Att...

What to Do When Insurance Denies Your Claim

Dec 1, 2021

Insurance is part of our everyday lives whether it is homeowner’s insurance, car insurance, or health insurance. If you’re ...

Fight a Homeowner’s Insurance Claim Denial

Nov 11, 2021

It’s a common scenario: a Colorado homeowner faithfully pays her homeowner’s insurance premiums on time, but when she needs her insuran...

Ways to Collect Your Judgment in Colorado

Sep 14, 2021

The rules for collecting your judgement are complex. It’s important to have a detailed plan to recover your money.

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How Your Attorney Selects Jurors On Your Side

Sep 7, 2021

Jury selection is one of the most important parts of a case that goes to trial. Robinson & Henry Attorneys explain how attorneys ch...

Which Court Will Your Lawsuit Be In?

Sep 7, 2021

Robinson & Henry Civil Litigation Team provide a terrific explanation of Colorado’s civil courts. If you’re considering...

R&H Defeats HOA Bullies: A Case Study

Aug 25, 2021

“Home is where the heart is.” “Mi casa es su casa.” “A man’s home is his castle.” “Home, sweet home.” There are many idyllic homeowners...

Two Reasons to Get a Lawyer for HOA Problems

Aug 16, 2021

Homeowners do not always need an attorney to resolve disputes with their HOA. But Robinson & Henry’s HOA Litigation Attorneys...