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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
Janet G. Abaray Named One of the Top 15 Businesswomen in Ohio

 May 17, 2018

Janet G. Abaray Named One of the Top 15 Businesswomen in Ohio

Burg Simpson attorneys have always been leaders in their communities. Shareholder Janet G. Abaray is no different. That’s why the Ohio Diversity Conference and the National Women’s Conference chose to honor Janet as one of the Top 15 Businesswomen in Ohio at the 2018 National Women’s Conference last week. This award honors “outstanding leaders and… Read more »

David P. Hersh Speaks at ACBA Event

 May 7, 2018

David P. Hersh Speaks at ACBA Event

Burg Simpson shareholder David P. Hersh was a featured speaker at a recent Arapahoe County Bar Association (ACBA) event in Napa, California. The session, part of this year’s Spring 2018 CLE event, was called “The Practical Implications for Implementing the Recommendations of the ABA National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being.” David covered “the findings and… Read more »

Stephen J. Burg Speaks at Colorado Trial Lawyers Seminar

 April 25, 2018

Stephen J. Burg Speaks at Colorado Trial Lawyers Seminar

Burg Simpson shareholder Stephen J. Burg took part in a day-long continuing education seminar sponsored by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. The event, “In Search of a New Paradigm: Recalibrating the Moral Compass of an Industry to Serve Future Generations,” took place at the Embassy Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center in Denver. Stephen’s segment, presented… Read more »

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

 April 24, 2018

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

Our 2017-2018 Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition recipients were honored this past Thursday at our annual Scholarship Banquet. This year’s winners included: Elise Hegarty (Faith Christian Academy) Diana Barila (Longmont High School) Kelly Franson (D’Evelyn Jr./Sr. High School) Emilio D. Gómez (Regis Jesuit High School) Lucy Kane (Valor Christian High School) Andra Metcalfe (Mountain Vista High… Read more »

Burg Simpson Denver - Colorado Supreme Court

 May 21, 2018

Colorado Supreme Court Decides Insurance Companies Cannot Delay Payment of Benefits Owed When The Payment Of Other Benefits Is Disputed

In an important victory for consumers, earlier today the Colorado Supreme Court unanimously decided that insurance companies cannot delay paying benefits owed under a policy just because the payment of other benefits is disputed. The case is State Farm vs. Fisher.  Mr. Fisher had several policies in place with State Farm with underinsured motorists (“UIM”)… Read more »

Bad Flu Season – Medical Malpractice Attorney Denver – Colorado Burg Simpson

 May 14, 2018

A Bad Flu Season Can Get Worse

The year’s flu season has been historically severe. All but two states – Hawaii and Oregon – continued to report pervasive flu activity. More than 40 states have reported unusually high flu activity. Tragically, the flu has claimed the lives of 165 children this year — and it’s far from over. The U.S. Centers for… Read more »

OHSA Standard Limits Worker Exposure to Silica - Construction Defect Law Firm - Burg Simpson

 May 2, 2018

Community Managers, Homeowner Associations, and Homeowners Beware – New OHSA Standard Limits Worker Exposure to Silica

More than 2 million workers are exposed to crystalline silica every year on the job, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, most of whom work in general construction. The other 10 percent of exposed workers are in either the general industry, maritime, or fracking trades. Crystalline silica is an everyday mineral found in… Read more »

Spinal Cord Injury– Denver Injury Attorney Denver Burg Simpson

 April 11, 2018

Surviving the First 90 Days After A Spinal Cord Injury

Every year in the United States, more than 17,000 people suffer spinal cord injuries, based on the latest data from the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center. It’s estimated that there are nearly 300,000 Americans living with a spinal cord injury today. That’s a big reason why Burg Simpson takes these life-altering injuries so seriously…. 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.

Ring of Fire: The Unseen Economic Crisis

 February 29, 2016

Ring of Fire: The Unseen Economic Crisis

Ring of Fire host Farron Cousins talks with Michael Burg about taxes and the government’s resistance to upgrade America’s infrastructure.

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