Colorado Mass Tort Attorneys – Burg Simpson

Mass Tort Client Results

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
  • 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
Burg Simpson Sues Feds over Floodwater Release

 October 17, 2017

Burg Simpson Sues Feds over Floodwater Release

Late one night in September 2013, after days of constant rainfall, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation opened the floodgates of Olympus Dam in Larimer County, Colorado. More than 5,000 cubic feet of water per second rushed down the Big Thompson River, destroying several homes along the way. Overall, the flooding that year killed 10 people… Read more »

Michael S. Burg’s Hall of Fame Portrait Unveiled

 October 12, 2017

Michael S. Burg’s Hall of Fame Portrait Unveiled

Temple University unveiled Burg Simpson founder Michael S. Burg’s portrait in its Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame earlier this month. Michael attended the ceremony, where he expressed his concern for the future of the profession. “The framers of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence understood the importance of the jury trial and how important… Read more »

Alan K. Simpson Supports Return to Civil Discourse

 September 28, 2017

Alan K. Simpson Supports Return to Civil Discourse

Over the last several years, the tone of American politics has become increasingly unpleasant, to put it mildly. It’s something Burg Simpson co-founder Alan K. Simpson wants to see change. One thing Simpson would like to see is lawmakers spending more time listening to their constituents. It’s something he made a priority during his own… Read more »

Michael S. Burg Discusses Equifax CEO’s Sudden Retirement

 September 27, 2017

Michael S. Burg Discusses Equifax CEO’s Sudden Retirement

Burg Simpson founding shareholder Michael S. Burg spoke with Reuters this week about the abrupt retirement of Equifax CEO Richard Smith following the credit reporting agency’s massive data breach. “They didn’t do anything to protect the consumers and their information,” Burg told the news service, “Then they attempted to keep people from being able to… Read more »

Consumers Can Sue Banks – Colorado Mass Tort Lawyers – Burg Simpson

 July 17, 2017

Consumers Win Right to Sue Banks

In a regulatory environment that has lately favored big business over the average American consumer, the underdog got a rare win this week. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an independent federal watchdog group, issued a rule on July 10 that will limit the ability of banks, credit card companies, and other financial institutions to force… Read more »

Device Recall - Dangerous Medical Devices Attorney – Burg Simpson

 April 24, 2017

What is a Medical Device Recall?

When a person undergoes a medical procedure involving the use of a medical device, that person trusts it’s safe and effective. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. When it becomes clear that a medical device is causing unexpected harm to consumers, a medical device manufacturer must take measures to address such serious problems. One such… Read more »

Reverse Shoulder- denver Mass tort lawyers - Burg Simpson

 February 17, 2017

Recall Alert: Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Recalled by Zimmer Biomet

Zimmer Biomet has issued a Class I Recall of its Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder due to higher than reported fracture rates.  Zimmer Biomet issued the recall on December 15, 2016.  The Zimmer recall includes thousands of Comprehensive Reverse Shoulders.  The recalled devices were distributed between October 2008 and September 2015.  As part of the shoulder recall,… Read more »

Mike Burg Holds First Book Signing for Trial by Fire at Tattered Cover

 August 18, 2016

Mike Burg Holds First Book Signing for Trial by Fire at Tattered Cover

Last month at the Tattered Cover Book Store in Denver, Colorado, a crowd of over 100 were treated to an evening with Burg Simpson attorney and author, Mike Burg. Speaking about his new book, Trial By Fire: One Man’s Battle to End Corporate Greed and Save Lives, Mike discussed his childhood and his motivations that… Read more »

Ring of Fire: Even Republicans Are Disgusted by The Republican Party

 May 3, 2016

Ring of Fire: Even Republicans Are Disgusted by The Republican Party

A Ring of Fire first! Host Farron Cousins talks to former Senator Alan Simpson in a unique opportunity on Ring of Fire to speak with a Republican about the current state of the Republican Party.

CBS 4: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

 April 28, 2016

CBS 4: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

CBS 4 in Denver highlights Burg Simpson attorney Michael S. Burg’s induction into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Radio 850KOA: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

 April 28, 2016

Radio 850KOA: Michael Burg Inducted to Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Denver’s Radio 850KOA ran a news story about Michael Burg’s induction into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame.

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Civil Justice System

 April 21, 2016

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Civil Justice System

Burg Simpson shareholder Calvin Tregre Jr. examines changes to the civil justice system, where limitations have been placed on monetary awards to seriously injured victims of corporate negligence. Are you protected?

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