8th Annual Conference For In-house Counsel and Trial Attorneys

Drug & Medical Device Litigation

Monday, December 15, 2003

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Contents & Contributors

FEDERAL AND STATE CONFLICT: REDRESS IN FEDERAL COURTS WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE
Carmelite M. Bertaut, Chaffe, McCall, Phillips, Toler & Sarpy, L.L.P.

LATEST WEAPONS IN THE PLAINTIFF'S ARSENAL IN MASS TORT LITIGATION: THE RISE OF NOVEL MARKETING-RELATED CLAIMS AND ATTEMPTS TO USE THE HIPAA PRIVACY RULE TO IMPEDE DISCOVERY
Lori G. Cohen, Alston & Bird LLP

MASS TORT LITIGATION: UNDERSTAND THE REAL COST AND IMPACT OF MASS TORT LITIGATION ON THE CORPORATION
George J. Lykos, Bayer Corporation

BAYCOL DEFENSE TEAM
Gary D. McConnell, Bayer Corporation

WEIGHT LOSS DRUG AND SUPPLEMENT LITIGATION: 2003 UPDATE
Joseph E. Starkey, Jr., Buchanan Ingersoll, P.C.

FDA EVIDENCE AS SWORD AND SHIELD: USING AND CHALLENGING FDA EXPERTS AND EVIDENCE
Anthony B. Portuese, Pfizer, Inc.
Diane P. Sullivan, Dechert LLP
Lawrence M. Reich, Dechert LLP
Eben S. Flaster, Dechert LLP

DEFENDING PHARMACEUTICAL AND MEDICAL DEVICE MANUFACTURERS AGAINST CONSUMER FRAUD AND UNFAIR COMPETITION CLAIMS
John L. Sander, Schering-Plough Corporation
Michael K. Brown, Reed Smith Crosby Heafey LLP
Mildred Segura, Reed Smith Crosby Heafey LLP

THE CASE FOR PREEMPTION ELIZABETH KEMP AND CLIFFORD KEMP V. MEDTRONIC, INC.
Submitted by Kenneth S. Geller, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw

PREEMPTION IN STATE COURT: A PRACTICAL LOOK
Murray S. Levin, Pepper Hamilton LLP
Samantha Kors, Pepper Hamilton LLP

THE CASE FOR PREEMPTION
Michael K. Brown, Reed Smith Crosby Heafey LLP

FALSE CLAIMS ACT CASES ARISING FROM PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES
Carolyn J. McElroy, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Popeo

CLAIMS SUBSTANTIATION
Janell M. Pepper, 3M

REDUCING LIABILITY EXPOSURES CREATED BY PROMOTION OF MEDICAL DEVICES, PRESCRIPTION AND OTC DRUGS BY LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES
Doedy Sheehan Klar, Alcon

INDEPENDENT EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY CHECKLIST
Walt Addison Linscott, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

WHAT YOU SAY CAN HURT YOU: LIABILITY ARISING FROM SALES REPRESENTATIVES' STATEMENTS AND PROMOTIONAL EFFORTS
Sarah L. Brew, Greene Espel P.L.L.P.

LIABILITY CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING PROMOTION OF PHARMACEUTICALS
Christopher A. Cole, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP

LEGAL THEORIES OF FRAUD FOCUSING ON PROMOTION OF MEDICAL DEVICES AND PRESCRIPTION DRUGS BY SALES REPRESENTATIVES
John P. Lavelle, Jr., Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP
Stacy L. Broad, Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP

STATE FARM V. CAMPBELL: A BRIEF OVERVIEW
Sheila L. Birnbaum, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Douglas W. Dunham, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
William H. Mack, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

AN OVERVIEW OF FEDERAL AND STATE TORT REFORM
Stephen D. O'Sullivan, Pfizer, Inc.
Harvey L. Kaplan, Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP



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