ETHICS

Case Studies in Ethical Developments Influencing Paragraph IV Practice

April 24, 2018 4:00pm

David G. Conlin
Member
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC (Boston, MA)

Michael V. O’Shaughnessy
Partner
Baker Botts L.L.P. (Washington, DC)

This session will identify common ethical dilemmas in Hatch-Waxman litigation and teach you how to incorporate protocols to avoid them. Points of discussion will include:

  • Evaluating typical ethical predicaments that may arise in Paragraph IV litigation
  • Examining the willfulness standard under Halo, and how it applies in a Paragraph IV scenario
  • Update on the status of the USPTO’s proposed disclosure rule under Therasense