Burg Simpson is Pleased to Announce the Denver Firefighters Scholarship Fund and the 2019 Denver Fire Scholarship Awards

By Heidi Culbertson

The Denver Fire Fighters Charitable Foundation, in partnership with the Denver Fire Department Foundation and Shareholder Nick Fogel with Burg Simpson law firm, is pleased to have recently established the inaugural Denver Fire Scholarship awards. The organizations will award two $1,500 scholarships to two qualifying students who are children of an active Denver firefighter. The… Read more »

January 21, 2019  Blog

Treatments for Peripheral Arterial Disease Linked with Increased Risk of Death

By Heidi Culbertson

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Treatments for Peripheral Arterial Disease Linked with Increased Risk of Death The FDA recently released a letter warning physicians about a new study linking two treatments for peripheral arterial disease– paclitaxel-coated balloons and paclitaxel-coated stents– with an increased risk of death when compared to non-coated balloons or stents. In the study, researchers found a significantly… Read more »

Law Week Colorado – Year in Review 2018

By Heidi Culbertson

Attorney Thomas Henderson hero image

Law Week Colorado – Year in Review 2018 The December 24, 2018 edition of Law Week Colorado highlights newsworthy events in the courts, federal regulatory agencies, and within the legal industry. In their 2018 Year in Review section, Law Week recapped  the Durango “416 Fire” which started on June 1, 2018 and burned more than 50,000… Read more »

January 17, 2019  Blog

Getting an Autopsy: The Coroner’s Requirements and Private Autopsies

By Heidi Culbertson

Getting an Autopsy: The Coroner’s Requirements and Private Autopsies Your loved one has passed and you are full of questions. Perhaps you seek peace of mind, or perhaps you suspect that something went wrong. Regardless, you are considering having an autopsy performed. Unfortunately, the autopsy process is mysterious to most. We hope to be able… Read more »

U.S. Food & Drug Administration Issues Warning to Company for Marketing Dangerous Unapproved Stem Cell Products

By Heidi Culbertson

Stem Cell

On November 29, 2018 the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (“FDA”) sent Genetech, Inc. a warning letter regarding the company’s processing and distribution of umbilical cord blood derived stem cell products. These products are sold by Liveyon LLC and include ReGen®5, ReGen®10, and ReGen®30, which are marketed to treat a variety of orthopedic conditions. During… Read more »

Risks Associated with C-Section Births

By Heidi Culbertson

The delivery of a child by Caesarean section, also known as a C-section, is a surgical procedure often recommended in high-risk birth situations to protect the child. A Cesarean procedure allows the medical team to deliver the baby through incisions in the mothers’ abdomen and uterus. C-sections are often recommended when the baby’s vital signs… Read more »

December 28, 2018  Blog

Happy Holidays From All of Us at Burg Simpson!

By Heidi Culbertson

Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, and Feliz Navidad from Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine! All of us at Burg Simpson want to wish all of our clients, associates, colleagues, friends, and family our very best wishes for a wonderful holiday season,and a new year filled with peace, happiness, and much joy!

December 19, 2018  Blog

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