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TOP 5 Large Multidistrict Litigation / Class Action / Group Settlements

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NATIONAL LEADERSHIP

  • Michael S. Burg appointed Lead Counsel for the Yasmin®/Yaz® Birth Control Multidistrict Litigation
  • Michael S. Burg and Janet G. Abaray appointed as Co-Lead Counsel for all Ortho Evra® cases in Federal Court in the national Multidistrict Litigation
  • Seth A. Katz appointed Co-Lead Counsel for the Pradaxa® MDL litigation
  • Peter W. Burg appointed as Co-Lead Counsel of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee and Co-Chair of the Executive Committee for the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Product Liability Multidistrict Litigation
  • Janet G. Abaray appointed Co-Lead Counsel for the Heparin MDL litigation
  • Seth A. Katz appointed to the Executive Committee for the Testosterone Replacement Therapy Multidistrict Litigation
  • Seth A. Katz appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee for the Proton-Pump Inhibitors Products Liability Multidistrict Litigation
  • Michael S. Burg appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the Zyprexa® Multidistrict Litigation
  • Peter W. Burg appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the Bextra®/Celebrex® Multidistrict Litigation
  • Seth A. Katz appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the DePuy ASR® Hip Replacement MDL litigation
  • Seth A. Katz appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the ReNu with MoistureLoc® New York State Supreme Court Consolidated Litigation
  • Michael S. Burg appointed State-Federal Liaison for the Vioxx® Multidistrict Litigation
  • Seth A. Katz has served as Chair of the Discovery Committee for the Yasmin®/Yaz® Birth Control MDL litigation
  • Seth A. Katz has served as Co-Chair of the litigation Discovery Committee for the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents MDL litigation
  • Seth A. Katz has served as leader of the Ortho Evra® litigation Discovery Committee, and was also elected as Co-Chair of the Ortho Evra American Association for Justice Litigation Group
  • Seth A. Katz has served as Chair of the Discovery Committee for the Zyprexa® MDL litigation
  • Janet G. Abaray has served as a Co-Chair of the Science Committee for the Yasmin®/Yaz® Birth Control MDL litigation
  • Meghan C. Quinlivan appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for the Power Morcellator MDL Litigation

 December 6, 2018

Retired Firefighters Get Burned When Health Care Benefits are Terminated

Attorney Brian Matise at Burg Simpson handles complex civil litigation cases, and he has taken the lead on the West Metro Case. This case involves the distribution of more  than $1.8 million in funds that remained in a trust that was committed to fund health insurance benefits for 73 retired firefighters and their dependents. These… Read more »

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY) gives eulogy for late President George W.W. Bush

 December 5, 2018

Former Senator Al Simpson Eulogizes President George H.W. Bush

This morning, former Senator Alan K. Simpson (R-WY) celebrated the life of former President George H.W. Bush, his long-time friend and colleague. Speaking of the man’s warmth and integrity, Sen. Simpson delivered a moving speech on President Bush’s legacy of integrity, loyalty and sacrifice. When speaking to the press, Alan Simpson spoke on the difficulties… Read more »

Honorable Alan K. Simpson hero image

 December 4, 2018

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to Remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s Funeral

Former Sen. Alan Simpson, R-Wyo., to remember George H.W. Bush at Wednesday’s funeral at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The former senator, a colleague and longtime friend of George and Barbara Bush, will be one of four speakers to deliver the eulogy at the late president’s funeral this week. Simpson and Bush established their… Read more »

stephen burg personal injury attorney handles spinal injury cases

 November 29, 2018

Stephen Burg Handles Spinal Cord Injury Cases

  Shareholder Stephen Burg handles spinal cord injury cases at Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine. Mr. Burg is a trial attorney whose practice is focused on representing victims of auto crashes, personal injury, trucking accidents, product liability injuries, gas explosions, wrongful death, and harmful drug products. He also has significant experience in handling spinal cord… Read more »

Good Lawyers. Changing Lives. – Supporting Communities with Burg Simpson

 November 5, 2018

Good Lawyers. Changing Lives. – Supporting Communities with Burg Simpson

All attorneys at Burg Simpson strive to make our motto more than just words. Both in and out of the courtroom, our attorneys work to support local and national communities by protecting their rights and to making certain that crisis recovery and educational opportunities are available to all. In this video, Burg Simpson shareholder and… Read more »

Massachusetts Gas Explosion – Holding Corporations Accountable

 November 2, 2018

Massachusetts Gas Explosion – Holding Corporations Accountable

The negligence of Columbia Gas caused the massive gas explosions  in Andover, Lawrence and North Andover, MA. After the gas explosions, more than 2,000 people found themselves displaced, and their towns resembled a war zone. These gas explosions could have easily been avoided. Columbia Gas had been warned twice over the last decade that an explosion was… Read more »

Attorney Tom Henderson explains why the Durango 416 Fire aims to hold the Durango-Silverton Railroad accountable.

 November 2, 2018

Seeking Justice for Victims of the Durango 416 Fire

Colorado’s Durango 416 Fire was caused by the Durango-Silverton Railroad’s coal-burning train on June 1, 2018. The blaze has been reported to be the state’s sixth largest forest fire in history, and the fire destroyed homes and businesses in Durango and the surrounding area. Burg Simpson is now representing those affected by the 416 Fire… Read more »

Consumers Must Beware of Body Brokers

 November 2, 2018

Consumers Must Beware of Body Brokers

Body brokers are relatively unchecked and under-regulated by state and federal agencies.  Across the United States, mortuaries and hospices are committing fraud by allowing body brokers to convince families who have lost their loved ones to donate the body “for medical research.” But instead of being donated, the body ends up being dismembered and then… Read more »

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