February 28, 2020

Hot Topics in Life Sciences Law Symposium


On February 27, 2020, Mayer Brown and the Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy, Seton Hall Law School presented Hot Topics in Life Sciences Law, a symposium exploring emerging issues and legal trends impacting the life sciences industry, including:

  • Recent trends in trade secret law affecting life sciences companies
  • Drug price regulation – impacts on quality of care
  • Transforming innovation with big data and artificial intelligence
  • Health care litigation and investigations
  • Disclosure issues for life sciences companies

Participants included in-house counsel, academics, and industry representatives.


Speakers included:

  • Richard M. Assmus, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • David S. Bakst, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Lori Bennett, General Counsel, Aetion
  • Ilya Beylin, Associate Professor of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law
  • David F. Dowd, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Jacob T. Elberg, Associate Professor of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law
  • Lisa M. Ferri, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Dr. Christine Gilroy, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Bright Health
  • Paul Golian, Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, Intellectual Property, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
  • Elizabeth Mann, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Richard J. McCormick, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • William Michael Jr., Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Brian W. Nolan, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Jennifer D. Oliva, Associate Professor of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law
  • David W. Opderbeck, Professor of Law and Director of the Gibbons Institute of Law, Science & Technology, Seton Hall University School of Law
  • Theodore J. Shatynski, Assistant General Counsel, Patents, Johnson & Johnson
  • Jonathan D. Wilson, Senior Associate General Counsel, UnitedHealthcare 

Thursday, February 27, 2020
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Program

Seton Hall University School of Law
One Newark Center
1109 Raymond Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
+1 973 642 8871 

For additional information, please contact Emmanuelle Ricatte at ericatte@mayerbrown.com or +1 312 701 8783.

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