Bloch & Chapleau News

Proposed Ski Legislation: The End of the Fox Guarding the Hen House – Part 2

Bloch & Chapleau Jan 18th, 2021 Ski and Snowboard Accidents

Proposed Legislative Changes and Preventative Measures to Improve Skier Safety and Lift Operation Awareness Effective preventative measures could be implemented immediately and with very little cost. It is clear that Vail Resorts has failed to ensure its employees’ compliance with its policies and procedures to protect the safety of its guests. The Resort has also […]

Read more

Proposed Ski Legislation: The End of the Fox Guarding the Hen House – Part 1

Bloch & Chapleau Jan 15th, 2021 Ski and Snowboard Accidents

Introduction Skiing in Colorado is becoming more dangerous than ever with less and less oversight by ski resorts as a result of a number of factors, including overcrowding of the ski slopes due to Epic and Ikon passes. Technological advancements to ski equipment have also made skiers ski faster than ever. As a result, the […]

Read more

What Do You Need to Know About Protection Orders in Colorado?

Bloch & Chapleau Nov 30th, 2020 Family Law

Protection Orders in Colorado Civil protection orders in Colorado are intended to protect someone threatened by another person. Many civil protection orders are linked to former domestic relationships. Colorado issues several different types of restraining orders, including: Domestic Violence: Protection orders that apply to couples and former couples. Civil Harassment: Protection orders that apply to […]

Read more

Was Your Loved One a Victim of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect in Colorado?

Bloch & Chapleau Nov 30th, 2020 Personal Injury

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Learning a loved one suffered abuse or neglect in a nursing home is devastating. It triggers a variety of emotions, none of them pleasant, and leaves you feeling helpless about your circumstances. The good news is you aren’t helpless. If a senior relative has been abused or neglected at the […]

Read more

Three Common Divorce Mistakes Men Make—And What to do Instead

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 12th, 2020 Family Law

It is no secret that men face uphill challenges in any divorce. Although Colorado, like other states, professes to treat men and women the same, unconscious bias and other stereotypes continue to subtly influence everyone in the divorce process. At Bloch & Chapleau, we have distinguished ourselves as premiere men’s divorce attorneys, and we are […]

Read more

My Skiing Accident was Caused by Defective Equipment. Can I Sue the Manufacturer?

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 12th, 2020 Personal Injury

Generally, you can sue the manufacturer so long as you can prove that the equipment did indeed have a defect. An experienced ski accident attorney will analyze your case and determine whether you have a legitimate legal basis for bringing a claim. Types of Defects To hold a manufacturer legally liable, you need to show […]

Read more

Why are Semi Accidents Such a Risk on Colorado Roads?

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 7th, 2020 Personal Injury

Semi-Truck Accident Lawyer We share our roadways with large vehicles, including semi-trucks. In most cases, driving in areas traveled by tractor-trailers is safe, but accidents do occur. Unfortunately, when they do, the effects are often devastating. A semi-truck accident lawyer can help you and your family after a serious collision. Colorado drivers, no matter their […]

Read more

5 Questions for Your Divorce Lawyer

Bloch & Chapleau Oct 6th, 2020 Family Law

Divorce Lawyer Choosing to divorce is the first of many decisions that are triggered once you decide to end your marriage. These choices determine how the divorce process will play out and what your family will look like once the divorce is finalized. A divorce lawyer is one of the most valuable assets you can […]

Read more

COVID-19 Brings Changes to the Vail 2020-2021 Ski Season

Bloch & Chapleau Sep 8th, 2020 Uncategorized

Ski season will be here before we know it, but it’s going to look a lot different this year. COVID-19 has brought changes to all aspects of our lives and the upcoming ski season is no exception. If you’re planning to hit the slopes this winter, there are a few things you should know. Prepare […]

Read more

Gearing Up for Summer Riding, How to Stay Safe on the Road

Bloch & Chapleau May 12th, 2020 Personal Injury

With warm weather fast approaching, many motorcyclists are dusting off their helmets and checking their bikes to make sure they are ready for the road. Unfortunately, there is no reason to assume 2018 will be any safer on the road than summer 2017, so bikers must commit to biker safety early so that they do […]

Read more