The number of lawsuits challenging groups of products, where not all products at issue were purchased, is increasing.
Courts are increasingly frowning upon the use of conditional language.
The days of flying under the auspices of federal regulators are numbered.
By Robyn Maguire
A look at a medical device sales representative’s liability for negligent failure to warn.
By Jennifer A. Foster
A medical device manufacturer has no direct duty to warn patients of the risks of its products.
By Sarah Brew and Rachael Dettmann Spiegel
Ensure your food industry clients are compliant with the Food Safety Modernization Act.
Considering going in-house? Cally Kothmann speaks to Dan Wittenberg regarding her decision to make the jump from private practice to corporate law, including some words of advice. (13:27 min)
Billing time is not something taught in law school. Listen as Catherine Clemons outlines best practices and common errors made by associates in billing time. (9:10 min)
Laura J. Walther discusses both offensive and defensive strategies, from a combined legal and media standpoint, to help keep your client's product from having its good name damaged in public. (07:06 min)
Learn about the significance of the Barltett decision and its impact on the court's preemption holdings. (00:57:33)
Young lawyers today face various challenges as they work to further their careers, from establishing and expanding a network to finding a good advocate who will help advance their career. Join us for a discussion on how can young lawyers turn these challenges into opportunities. (01:13:25)
The difference between biologics and small molecule therapeutics—the types of drugs most products lawyers have litigated to date—as well as recent developments stemming from the 2010 Affordable Care Act will be the focus of this roundtable. (56:26)
Join us for the Roundtable, “Variety Is the Spice of Life? Differences in Jury Instructions on Causation in Product Liability Cases.” Register now.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. EST. Register now.
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Join us for the Roundtable, “Current Issues in Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and BioPharmaceutical Litigation” at Pfizer, in New York, New York.
Join us for "Women of the Section of Litigation: Leading, Litigating & Connecting" in Chicago, Illinois.
Join us for the CLE presented by the Section of Litigation Products Liability, Mass Torts, and Environmental Subcommittees in Park City, Utah.
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