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Burg Simpson Amends Tainted Wine Complaint

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, PC filed an important consumer class action in Los Angeles, California on March 19, 2015 alleging that 83 different types of wine produced in California contain levels of inorganic arsenic that significantly exceed the level found to be acceptable by California, in some instances over five times the safe… Read more »

October 8, 2015 

Burg Simpson Annual Scholarship Competition

Denver, Colorado – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is once again offering its annual scholarship competition. Now in its fourth year, the competition is based upon written essays and aims to teach the next generation about the importance of the jury system as the guardian of American rights and liberties. Burg Simpson is… Read more »

September 29, 2015 

$14 Million Awarded to Ironbridge Residents

20 homeowners in the Ironbridge subdivision near Glenwood Springs, Colorado, are waiting to see if a judge will decide to uphold the ruling of the jury, awarding them nearly $7 million in damages due to sinking homes in the housing development. The jury awarded over $6.7 million to the 20 homeowners, assigning full responsibility to… Read more »

September 9, 2015 

Examining the Client-Attorney Relationship from a Psychological Perspective

Burg Simpson attorney Rick Bailey recently co-authored “Hearing and Mishearing: Psychoanalytic Observations on the Attorney-Client Relationship”, with David Stevens Ph.D. for publication in the Western Michigan University Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law [Vol.16.3 2014]. This article examines factors that contribute to how attorneys and clients may be at risk for misunderstanding each other’s… Read more »

August 19, 2015 

21 Burg Simpson Attorneys Named to 2016 Best Lawyers® in America

Denver, CO – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. is pleased to announce that 21 lawyers have been named to the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers, one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. The following attorneys were listed as 2016 “Lawyers of the Year” in various categories. Only a… Read more »

August 17, 2015 

Burg Simpson Announces $56.9 Million Yaz Arterial Thrombosis Settlement

August 5, 2015 (Denver, Colorado) – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., announced Monday that Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“Bayer”) has agreed to pay $56,900,000 to resolve the claims of approximately 1,300 women who suffered Arterial Thrombotic Events (“ATE”), such as strokes and heart attacks, after using Bayer’s drospirenone-containing oral contraceptives (Yaz, Yasmin, Ocella,… Read more »

August 5, 2015 

Nick Fogel discusses The Bitner Memorial Fund on Colorado & Company

Attorney Nick Fogel of Burg Simpson and Tony Arnoldy of the Englewood Police Department were recently interviewed by Denise Plante on KUSA’s daytime news show, Colorado & Company, in support of the upcoming 3rd Annual Bitner 10K & 5K Run. The run/walk, which will take place in Englewood, Colorado on June 20, 2015 at Cornerstone… Read more »

June 16, 2015 

Bitner Memorial Fund featured on Colorado’s Best

Sergeant Chad Read of the Englewood Police Department and Burg Simpson Shareholder Nick Fogel were recently interviewed on KWGN’s daytime news show, Colorado’s Best, in support of the upcoming 3rd Annual Bitner 10K & 5K Run. The run/walk, which will take place in Englewood, Colorado on June 20, 2015 at Cornerstone Park, supports the Fallen… Read more »

June 8, 2015 

Cross-Appeals in Civil Cases Explained

Navigating the appeal process without expert guidance is virtually impossible. Varying requirements, inconsistent rules in federal and state rules, timing requirements, and other factors can play a major role in properly handling an appeal. Burg Simpson shareholder Diane Vaksdal Smith and (former) associate Kaylee Hyman recently co-authored an article in the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association’s… Read more »

June 3, 2015 

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