Articles from Burg Simpson

Multiple Drops/Medications for the Eyes Recalled due to Sterility Concerns

By Burg Simpson

On July 3, 2019, the FDA announced that Altaire Pharmaceuticals voluntarily recalled certain eye drops, eye lubricants, and prescription eye ointments sold over the counter under the Walgreens brand name, as well as some prescription products. According to the FDA, Altaire initiated the recall “due to management concerns regarding the sufficiency of Quality Assurance controls… Read more »

Recall of IntraClude Device Used In Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass

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By Melanie S. Bailey, Burg Simpson Shareholder Recall of IntraClude Device Used In Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass Edwards Lifesciences has issued a Class I recall of its IntraClude Intra-Aortic Occlusion Device used in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass.  Cardiopulmonary bypass machines are used to temporarily take over the function of the heart and lungs during surgery. … Read more »

Hudson RCI® Sheridan® Endotracheal Tubes Recalled After Reports of 4 Deaths associated with Use of the Products.

By Burg Simpson

Hudson RCI® Sheridan® endotracheal tubes Recalled After Reports of 4 Deaths associated with Use of the Products. On June 25, 2019, the FDA announced that Teleflex Incorporated has recalled some of its Hudson RCI® Sheridan® endotracheal tubes following reports of several deaths and serious injuries. Endotracheal tubes are used to help patients breathe when they… Read more »

Insurance Disputes – Appraisals – Unbiased and Disinterested Appraisers Required

By Burg Simpson

Legal Ruling

By Nelson P. Boyle: INSURANCE DISPUTES – APPRAISALS – UNBIASED AND DISINTERESTED APPRAISERS REQUIRED A very important insurance case came out this morning from the Colorado Supreme Court.  Virtually all insurance policies include a built-in dispute resolution mechanism called “appraisal.” When the insured and insurance company disagree as to the amount of loss to be… Read more »

Balloon Catheter Recalled due to Bursting.

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Balloon Catheter Recalled due to Bursting. On June 18, 2019, the FDA reported that Cook Incorporated has recalled a balloon catheter, the Advance Enforcer 35 Focal-Force PTA Balloon Catheter 6mm x 4cm.  This catheter is used to open blocked or narrowed arteries that supply blood to the leg. What are balloon catheters? Balloon catheters are… Read more »

Will Workers’ Compensation Cover Pre-Existing Conditions?

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Will Workers’ Compensation Cover Pre-Existing Conditions? – by John Connell, Of Counsel – Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine If you have been injured on the job or in the line of duty, you can file a workers’ compensation claim to receive benefits to cover your medical bills and lost wages. But what happens if… Read more »

Personal Brands – Fuel for Achieving Your Goals

By Burg Simpson

Professional personal brands in real estate set realtors & housing community members apart.

What is your favorite brand of clothing? Sports equipment? Eyeglasses? Coffee? Why do you love that brand? Why are you loyal to it, even if it is difficult to find, more expensive or not the highest quality? These same questions apply to people. Who are you loyal to? Who do you prefer to do business… Read more »

Governor Jared Polis to Sign Vulnerable Road User Bill.

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Governor Jared Polis to sign vulnerable road user bill. We are happy to report that Governor Jared Polis will sign Senate Bill 19-175 into law on Wednesday, May 29 at 11:30 a.m. at the Denver Bicycle Cafe. This bill is intended to make Colorado’s roadways safer for vulnerable road users like bicyclists, pedestrians, peace officers,… Read more »

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