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

By Heidi Culbertson

Panel

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

Trial

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

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 »

Have a Happy New Year and Drive Safely!

By Heidi Culbertson

  Celebrating the beginning of a new year is a tradition that many people enjoy by being out on the town and enjoying the company of friends and family. So when you are out and about this New Year’s eve and are celebrating the end of 2018 and the beginning of 2019, make sure that… Read more »

December 26, 2018  Blog

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