Sale Handled by Caplan and Earnest, LLC   Boulder, CO (April 23, 2019) – It was announced today that Dr. Trisha C. Rogers has bought Helen R. Wilson, O.D., P.C, an optometry practice in Lone Tree previously owned by Dr. Helen Wilson. The practice’s new name will be 5280 Vision Care.   Attorneys Bob Rowland and Gregory James Smith of [...]

By |2019-04-23T08:05:20-06:00April 23, 2019|

Eight Attorneys from Caplan & Earnest LLC Named Super Lawyers

BOULDER, CO (April 18, 2019) – Boulder, Colo.-based Caplan & Earnest LLC announced today that eight of its attorneys were named Super Lawyers, a designation by Thomson Reuters that recognizes the top lawyers in Colorado. Recognized as Super Lawyers in 2019:  Sheryl Bridges specializes in health care law with experience in medical malpractice, contractual disputes, professional licensing, and related employment [...]

By |2019-04-17T11:46:27-06:00April 17, 2019|

Caplan & Earnest is Moving

Caplan & Earnest is moving effective Monday, March 25, 2019. We will be relocating our office on Friday, March 22, 2019. We will continue to respond to our clients as soon as possible. Still in the heart of Boulder, Colorado, our new offices are located at: 3107 Iris Avenue Suite 100 Boulder, CO 80301 Our team of trusted, experienced attorneys [...]

By |2019-03-20T15:34:50-06:00March 20, 2019|

Lane Earnest, Founder of Caplan & Earnest Passes

It is with great sadness that we announce that one of our founders, G. Lane Earnest, passed away Saturday March 9th in the company of his family. Earnie is survived by Barbara, his wife of fifty-nine years, his children Hillary and Keith, and five grandchildren. Mr. Earnest and Gerald Caplan founded Caplan and Earnest in 1969 with the firm belief [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:45:53-06:00March 11, 2019|

The European Union GDPR and How It Impacts Your Business

On March 1, Doug Stevens, special counsel in Caplan & Earnest’s litigation section, along with former Caplan & Earnest law clerk Andrea Maciejewski, will be featured presenters at the Colorado Dude and Guest Ranch Association and Colorado Agritourism Association's joint spring convention at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs. The topic of the presentation, “Privacy From Across the Pond,” will address [...]

By |2019-02-22T08:35:11-06:00February 22, 2019|

Melissa L. Barber, Former Legal Counsel for the Boulder Valley School District, Joins Caplan & Earnest

BOULDER, CO (February 19, 2019) – Boulder based Caplan & Earnest announced today that Melissa L. Barber has joined the firm’s education law practice. In her over twelve years as legal counsel for the Boulder Valley School District, Barber was responsible for administering and overseeing the overall legal functions for the eighth largest school district in Colorado, with 30,000 students, [...]

By |2019-02-22T13:37:30-06:00February 19, 2019|

Health Law Practice’s Matt Ullrich Appointed to Board of LeadingAge Colorado

Matt Ullrich, an attorney in the health law practice, was recently appointed to the board of directors of LeadingAge Colorado, the largest association of senior living and care providers in the state and the leading voice for senior living and aging service providers in Colorado. As a board member, Ullrich will be part of LeadingAge Colorado’s efforts to assist senior [...]

By |2018-12-19T09:20:32-06:00December 19, 2018|

Caplan & Earnest Named to the 2019 List of Best Law Firms

Caplan & Earnest is proud to announce that it has been named to the 2019 list of Best Law Firms by Best Lawyers in several different categories. Regionally, the firm received the highest standing in the areas of administrative/regulatory law, health law, immigration law, and medical malpractice. Our real estate practice was also highlighted in the regional list, and our [...]

By |2018-11-27T15:15:15-06:00November 27, 2018|

NPDB Publishes Updated Guidebook

The National Practitioner Data Bank published an updated NPDB Guidebook on October 26, 2018.  It can be found online at: https://www.npdb.hrsa.gov/resources/aboutGuidebooks.jsp The update provides specific guidance on reporting adverse professional review action. Under prior guidelines, many entities interpreted a voluntary leave of absence, or an agreement to refrain from practice, during an investigation, as a nonreportable event.  The new guidance suggests [...]

By |2018-11-21T13:03:13-06:00November 21, 2018|

Elliott Hood Appointed to the State’s Disability Funding Committee

Boulder, CO (November 1, 2018) –Gov. John Hickenlooper has appointed Elliott Hood, an associate at Caplan & Earnest, a Boulder-based full-service law firm, to the Colorado Disability Funding Committee. Hood is part of Caplan & Earnest’s Education Law and Litigation practice, where he supports school districts in special-education (IDEA), employment, expulsion, and appellate matters, and advises districts on the constitutionality [...]

By |2018-11-05T15:01:21-06:00November 5, 2018|