Articles from Heidi Culbertson

Colorado “Stop-as-Yield” law

By Heidi Culbertson

By David P. Hersh, Burg Simpson Shareholder Colorado “Stop-as-Yield” law In May 2018 Colorado adopted a new statewide standard regulating bicycles when they are approaching intersections.  C.R.S. § 42-4-1412.5 establishes as the standard what is known as “stop as yield” throughout Colorado.  However, individual local governments can choose whether or not to adopt this standard… Read more »

Inside Edition Interviews Attorney Michael Burg Regarding the Gruesome “Body Parts” Case

By Heidi Culbertson

Michael Burg body broker interview

Attorney Michael Burg, of Denver-based law firm Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, is representing the victims’ family members in a lawsuit against Gore and Biological Resource Center of Arizona, in what is being referred to as the “Body Parts Case.” Mr. Burg told Inside Edition in a recent interview that the families involved in the case… Read more »

March 18, 2019  Blog

Burg Simpson Attorney, Jennifer Seidman, in the March issue of the Colorado Lawyer’s “Member Spotlight” Section.

By Heidi Culbertson

Jennifer Seidman, Of Counsel with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, is featured in the “Member Spotlight” section of the March issue of the Colorado Lawyer.  Ms. Seidman is the Colorado Lawyer‘s newest board member and serves as the coordinating editor for the magazine’s Tort and Insurance Law features. Jennifer Seidman’s practice focuses on representing… Read more »

The Mass Tort Process – for dangerous drugs or medical devices

By Heidi Culbertson

The Mass Tort Process -For those who have been harmed by a dangerous prescription drug or medical device. The Initial Evaluation: If we believe that we can help you, and you are comfortable with us, we will enter into a written agreement and move forward after your initial consultation. We will obtain your medical records… Read more »

Sunset Mesa Body Broker Case on One-Year Anniversary of FBI Raid.

By Heidi Culbertson

BURG SIMPSON Files Suit for 64 Grieving Families in Sunset Mesa Body Broker Case on One-Year Anniversary of FBI Raid. On February 4, 2019, the firm filed a lawsuit in Montrose, Colorado on behalf of sixty-four grieving families against Megan M. Hess, the owner of both Sunset Mesa Funeral Home and the Donor Services body-donation… Read more »

February 15, 2019  Blog


By Heidi Culbertson

BURG SIMPSON INVESTIGATES CLASS ACTION CLAIMS FOR CONSUMERS THAT PAID FOR CONTAMINATED VALSARTAN, LOSARTAN, AND IRBESARTAN If you live in Ohio,  and have received notice that your blood-pressure medication Valsartan, Losartan, or Irbesartan was recalled due to contamination with the carcinogens NDMA or NDEA, call Burg Simpson today! Burg Simpson is investigating potential class action claims that… Read more »

The Denver Law Review presents its Volume 96 Symposium, Driven by Data: Empirical Studies in Civil Litigation and Health Law.

By Heidi Culbertson


The Denver Law Review presents its Volume 96 Symposium, Driven by Data: Empirical Studies in Civil Litigation and Health Law. The event will take place on February 8, 2019, at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. The symposium has been approved for 6 general CLE credits. Ever wonder how jurors make decisions or how behavioral law… Read more »

Burg Simpson is dedicated to being Good Lawyers. Changing Lives.®

By Heidi Culbertson


Burg Simpson is dedicated to being Good Lawyers. Changing Lives.® It’s not just a slogan, it’s who we are. Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine is a highly-skilled team of trial lawyers who handle cases involving: Business/Commercial Litigation Personal Injury Workers’ Compensation Medical Malpractice Dangerous Drugs and Medical Devices (Mass Tort) Construction Defects Burg Simpson… Read more »

January 28, 2019  Blog

The United States Government Shutdown

By Heidi Culbertson

THE PARTIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN AND ITS IMPACT ON OUR FEDERAL COURTS   January 23, 2019 Update               The continued partial shutdown of the government now threatens the operations of the U.S. federal court system.  According to the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, the federal judiciary’s financial reserves will be depleted by… Read more »

January 23, 2019  Blog

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Martin Luther King Jr.

By Heidi Culbertson

Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday that celebrates the life and legacy of one of the world’s most important civil rights leaders. Dr. King brought a message of hope and healing to America, and the holiday that bears his name is a celebration of his immeasurable contribution to humankind, as well as a… Read more »

January 21, 2019  Blog

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