Avoidance: Understandable, but Often Painful

This is about pain — the avoidable kind. Lawyers can get a bad rap for shark-ism and sometimes, that’s fair. In this case, however, the pain is shared across the board, by both the lawyers and the clients. No one, including a hard-working and ethical attorney, likes seeing people have to spend blood, time and […]

Moving on up – and out

Some of you may have noticed that our firm has not published a new column in a few weeks now. The reason for this is that we were engaged in a Major Office Move.  You know the kind: anguished over for months, thought about repeatedly at 3 a.m. and again at 6 a.m. and over […]

Clash of the tax and retail titans

Since I counsel a lot of online businesses, including online retailers, I am often asked about the sales tax implications of online sales. Generally speaking, the answer is pretty easy: If you are a Colorado business and sell goods to individuals residing in Colorado, then you have to collect Colorado sales tax and the appropriate […]

Denver Patent Lawyer to Appear on Tom Martino Radio Show to Discuss the Patent Reform Act.

On Wednesday, September 14th 2011 from 10am-12pm on KHOW (630 on the AM dial), I will be appearing on the Tom Martino show to discuss with him changes in the patent laws as a result of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act that will be signed into law any day now. Please tune in if you […]

We Are Going to be Radio Stars!

OK, that is a bit of an overstatement.  We are, however, going to be making an in studio appearance on the Tom Martino Troubleshooter show on March 5, 2009 between 9am and 12pm.  Tom will be taking calls from inventors, entreprenuers and anyone else that has intellectual property questions.   So mark your calenders and call in […]

Our New Website is LIVE!!!

Originally Posted 5/8/07 Finally…. We have been working on a new site for two years, but we never got around to finalizing it. SO a few months ago we hired a graphic designer to generate our logos and we hired a web designer to design our site and he did a great job! See lighthousewd.com […]


Originally Posted 4/15/07 This past Friday was our blog’s second birthday! Sure, it is still referred to as “Our New Blog” on our aging website site of which much of its content is over 5 years old. Alas, the new site is coming, although not nearly fast enough for me anyway. Anyhow to be nostolgic, […]

Colorado SBDC Network

Originally Posted 12/18/06 written by Shane Percival A recent Forbes.com article (http://www.forbes.com/home/entrepreneurs/2006/12/15/shopzilla-adozu-vonage-ent-fin-cx_kw_1215wharton.html) discussing topics addressed at the 2006 Wharton Entrepreneurship Conference got me thinking that I needed to do another blog post. Specifically, the article discussed how too much emphasis is placed on venture capital these days when historically business have been funded using friends […]

L&L Welcomes A New Associate

Originally Posted 11/7/06 Shane Percival, a clerk with the Firm for the past 2 years, has joined us as an associate attorney. We are lucky to have him and we are sure he will continue providing the same high quality work product he provided when he was a clerk. Shane’s practice will be focused on […]

We are Moving !!!!!!!

Originally Posted 10/31/06 This week marks a big week for our firm. We have completely outgrown the office space we have been in for the past two years and are moving to new digs. Our new address is the following: Leyendecker & Lemire, LLC 9137 East Mineral Circle Suite 280 Centennial, CO 80112 We are […]