Navigation Links
Peter Burg Appointed as Co-Chair of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee and the Executive Committee for the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Product Liability Multi-District Litigation
Date:3/27/2008

DENVER, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 25, 2008, The Honorable Dan A. Polster, federal judge presiding over the Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents Product Liability Multi-District Litigation in the Northern District of Ohio, appointed several lawyers to serve on the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee. One of these lawyers is Peter Burg of Burg Simpson. The PSC reports directly to Judge Polster, and is responsible for conducting pre-trial proceedings on behalf of all plaintiffs who have cases in the MDL.

When asked to comment, Peter Burg said: "I am honored to receive this prestigious appointment and have the opportunity to serve as the Co-Chair of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee and the Executive Committee in this important MDL proceeding. I take this responsibility seriously, and will work closely with the other lawyers on the PSC in managing and conducting pre-trial proceedings on behalf of the plaintiffs. My leadership role in this MDL proceeding is a testament to the reputation Burg Simpson has achieved in the mass torts arena as a result of our excellent work in previous MDL proceedings, specifically the Bextra-Celebrex, Zyprexa, Ortho Evra and Vioxx MDLs." A number of firm attorneys sit on Plaintiffs' Steering Committees in pharmaceutical litigation as well as State Liaison Committees, Discovery Committees and Science Committees in pharmaceutical Multi-District Litigation cases.

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., is a Colorado based law firm with a national practice in mass torts, product liability and pharmaceutical drug litigation. Our main goal in handling pharmaceutical litigation is to raise awareness in the community and bring about justice for people who have been injured by defective drugs or medical devices.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Peter G. Peterson Commits $1 Billion Toward Solving Americas Most Significant Economic Challenges
2. Leading Cosmetic Dermatologist, Peter G. Ballas II MD, Retains Kay Renz Public Relations to Promote his Practice and New Skincare Line
3. Dr. Peter Covitz Joins MDS Nordion as Senior Vice-President Innovation
4. Noted Litigator Peter Diedrich Joins Musick Peeler & Garrett LLP
5. Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Decries Shameful Votes Again by Representatives John Peterson, Joe Pitts and Bill Shuster, Against Childrens Health Care
6. VNUS Medical Technologies Appoints Peter Osborne as Chief Financial Officer
7. Statement from AAJ President Kathleen Flynn Peterson on ATRAs Latest Attack on Civil Justice Attorneys
8. Dr. Peter B. Corr Joins Team at Celtic Therapeutics as General Partner
9. Mayo Clinics Dr. Ronald C. Petersen Awarded Leon Thal Prize for Excellence in Dementia Research
10. Shameful Votes Today on Childrens Health Care by Reps. John Peterson, Joe Pitts and Bill Shuster
11. St. Petersburg: Candlelight Vigil to Raise Awareness of Florida HIV/AIDS Crisis, Honor Lives Lost
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Elizabeth Murray has always loved ... join her with one on her shoulder and one on her arm. But she ... because of years of mitral valve prolapse. , The valves of the heart wouldn’t ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... university, has announced today the launch of its Associates and Bachelor's degrees in ... Emeritus of The Rockefeller University, Dr. Torsten N. Wiesel; Chairman and CEO of ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Boston Children’s Hospital today announced its new pediatric ... practice tricky or rare procedures in an environment that looks and feels real. , ... available to inventors and “hackers” to develop and test new devices or software platforms ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Park Cities Pet Sitter has ... adjacent to the 75204, 75205, 75206, 75209, 75219, 75220, 75225, 75229, 75230, 75231 and ... Midway Hollow, North Dallas, Plano, Preston Hollow and Park Cities areas of the Metroplex. ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... Intrigma, the leading provider of ... is expanding its use of Intrigma’s cloud-based physician scheduling solution, Efficient Scheduler (a ... concept. The Portland, Oregon based health system conducted a one-year pilot of the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... April 28, 2016 ... George Phillips und Stephen Schmidt ... ArisGlobal®, ein führender Anbieter cloudbasierter ... heute bekannt, dass neue Führungskräfte zum Team ... sind, die vielfältige Erfahrungen mitbringen.  Dies wird ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 28, 2016 , Net Sales of $1.90 ... over the prior year period, and an increase of 1.2% ... Diluted EPS for the first quarter were $0.52 reported, a ... adjusted, an increase of 29.9% over the prior year period ... earnings guidance for 2016 Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... N.J. , April 28, 2016   Acsis ... today announced that leading IT market research and advisory ... " in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Pharmaceutical Track and ... 2016).  The report provides an assessment of the capabilities ... track and trace software market. Logo - ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: