Articles from Heidi Culbertson

Burg Simpson Secures a $58 Million Verdict in “The Body Broker Case”

By Heidi Culbertson

Burg Simpson Secures a $58 Million Verdict in “The Body Broker Case” Ten of 21 plaintiffs who sued a now-shuttered Phoenix body donation company will be awarded $58. The trial firm of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, PC secured $58 million in compensatory & punitive damages—one of the largest civil case results in Arizona history—for families… Read more »

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine Wins Justice for Families of Body Broker Victims

By Heidi Culbertson

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine Wins Justice for Families of Body Broker Victims Ten of 21 plaintiffs who sued a now-shuttered Phoenix body donation company will be awarded $58.5. The trial firm of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, PC secured $58.5 million in compensatory & punitive damages—one of the largest civil case results in Arizona… Read more »

Burg Simpson Shareholder Tom Henderson Presents: “When is it Really “Bad Faith?”

By Heidi Culbertson

The National Business Institute: Burg Simpson Shareholder Tom Henderson presents: “When is it Really “Bad Faith?”  Mr. Henderson will present this upcoming seminar on Thursday, December 5th from 9 am to 4:30 pm at Hilton Garden Inn Denver/Cherry Creek at 600 South Colorado Boulevard. Program Description: The seminar will provide participants with the cutting-edge knowledge and… Read more »

Use of Baclofen Linked to Encephalopathy

By Heidi Culbertson

Baclofen Linked to Encephalopathy in New Study Published in JAMA The use of Balcofen in older patients with Chronic Kidney Disease is associated with an increased risk of encephalopathy, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Baclofen is a drug that is approved by the FDA as… Read more »

Ethicon Recalls Surgical Staplers After Several Reports of Injuries, Death

By Heidi Culbertson

Ethicon Recalls Surgical Staplers After Several Reports of Injuries, Death On October 29, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that Ethicon initiated a recall of several lots of its ECHELON FLEX ENDOPATH® Staplers. The recall was prompted by the manufacturer discovering that some of the surgical staplers distributed may have an out-of-specification… Read more »

Is Kentucky a “No-Fault” State & What is PIP?

By Heidi Culbertson

Is Kentucky “No-Fault” State & What is PIP? If you drive in Kentucky, you have probably heard that Kentucky is a “no-fault” state or that you may be entitled to PIP benefits if you are in an accident. But what does that mean? Kentucky’s Motor Vehicle Reparations Act provides that those involved in a car… Read more »

VEHICLE CRASHES CAN HAVE LIFE-ALTERING CONSEQUENCES.

By Heidi Culbertson

Vehicle crashes can have life-altering consequences. If you have suffered from significant injuries as the result of a car, motorcycle, bike, or scooter accident that was not your fault, Burg Simpson can help. Vehicle crashes of any kind can have life-altering consequences, and that is why it is so important for those who have been… Read more »

Burg Simpson Ohio’s E-Newsletter for October 2019

By Heidi Culbertson

‌ Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Consumer Litigation/ Class Action, Business & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Sexual Abuse, Assault, and Harassment. October 2019 E-News GOOD LAWYERS Janet G. Abaray Recognized by Best Lawyers in America and National Trial Lawyers Best Lawyers in America is pleased to announce that Janet G. Abaray, the managing shareholder of Burg… Read more »

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