Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar Agenda

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Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar Agenda 

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Additional topics may be added as the JPML hearing schedule is finalized.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Afternoon Litigation Group Business Meetings
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Mirena IUD Litigation Group Meeting
     Cochairs: Carmen Scott, Motley Rice, LLC, Mount Pleasant, SC
                    Michael K. Johnson, Johnson Becker, PLLC, Minneapolis, MN                                   
                    Matthew J. McCauley, Parker Waichman LLP, Port Washington, NY

5:00 - 6:00 pm
Biomet Metal on Metal Hip Implants Litigation Group Meeting 
     Cochairs: Thomas R. Anapol, Anapol Schwartz, Philadelphia, PA 
                    Michelle L. Kranz, Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC, Toledo, OH                    
                    Daniel Robinson, Robinson Calcagnie Robinson Shapiro Davis, Newport Beach, CA

Networking Reception
7:00 – 9:00 pm  
May 29

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:00 – 8:45 am  

Morning Session
8:45 – noon

Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Implant
     • Overview of the Litigation: NJ and MDL Update
     • The Defect in the Rejuvenate and ABG-II
     • The Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG-II Injury: A Damages Overview
Panel Discussion: DePuy ASR Trial Analysis

Lunch Buffet provided
Noon – 12:45 pm  

Afternoon Session
12:45 – 4:30 pm      

Metal on Metal Hip Implants
     • Biomet Metal on Metal Hip Implants
     • Smith & Nephew Metal on Metal Hip Implants

Litigation Update and Trial Analysis Roundtable
     • Actos Trial Analysis
     • Fosamax Trial Analysis
     • TVM Litigation Update

Panel Discussion: Januvia and Byetta
     • Defendants, Product Overview, and a Brief Overview of Type II Diabetes
     • The Science Behind Incretins
     • Case Criteria and Selection
     • Status of the Litigation

CLE Information
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