The Ethical Practice of Paragraph IV Litigation: New Developments Impacting Professional Responsibility in the Hatch-Waxman Arena

April 30, 2019 4:00pm

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

Marck Rachlin
Senior Patent Counsel
GSK (King of Prussia, PA)

This session will identify common ethical dilemmas in Hatch-Waxman litigation and help you incorporate practices to avoid them. Points of discussion will include:
  • Establishing standards for determining when attorneys/firms should be disqualified based on conflict
  • Determining who is a client based on actual representation
  • Considering joint defense arrangements in the Hatch-Waxman setting and possible ethical predicaments