Skiing & Inherent Risk

We live in a litigious society, and I’m not sure it’s good for us. [I know this is a bit rich coming from a lawyer, but bear with me for a moment]. Earlier this month, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled that avalanches are an “inherent risk” in skiing, and that if an... read more

In Defense of The Bluebook

Judge Richard Posner thinks we should “burn The Bluebook.” Ok, sure, what lawyer hasn’t thought that at some point? It does feel arcane, tedious, and unreasonably nuanced some times. But we need rules! We like rules – we’re lawyers, after... read more