Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar

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Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar 

On-Demand CLE

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December 3, 2013 - December 4, 2013
The Cosmopolitan
Las Vegas, NV

Presented with Mass Torts Made Perfect

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In this series of AAJ Education's recently launched plaintiff-only Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Ligation Update seminars, the next program will be held on December 4 in conjunction with the December JPML hearing scheduled  in Las Vegas, NV. This program will be filled with member resources including case strategies, education, and networking opportunities. Be sure to join the faculty and program participants for a networking reception on December 3.

"This program provided current, substantive, useful information.  Traits that can be hard to find."
––Ellen Presby, Dallas, TX, 28 years in practice

"It was a great networking opportunity.  It was also a great chance to get educated by some true experts who are passionate about giving justice for their clients.  This helps me to grow my practice by having the knowledge to properly screen cases and recognize cases."
––Kathy A. Brown, Charleston, WV, 12 years in practice

Tuesday, December 3

Litigation Group Business Meetings
DePuy Metal on Metal Hip Implant Litigation Group 
da Vinci Robotic Surgery Litigation Group
Stryker Shapematch Cutting Guide Software Litigation Group 
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Networking Reception 
Wednesday, December 4

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)

Morning Session

Mass Tort Trial Strategy from Pretrial to Trial to Posttrial
Pretrial Discovery
   - Tobacco

• Use of Focus Groups
   - HRT Trial

• Motions in Limine

Litigation Financing in the 21st Century

Mass Tort Trial Strategy from Pretrial to Trial to Posttrial (continued)
Cross Examination of a Company Witness
   - Antitrust Class Action Litigation

Cross Examination of the Defense Expert

Putting on Plaintiffs’ Key Expert – Causation
   - DePuy ASR Trial

Putting on Plaintiffs’ Key Expert
   - Accutane

Afternoon Session

Update on the FDA Proposed Rule on Generic Drug Labeling From AAJ Public Affairs

Mass Tort Trial Strategy from Pretrial to Trial to Posttrial (continued)
• Punitive Damages
   - Transvaginal Mesh Trial

• Opening Statements
   - DePuy ASR Trial
   - Actos

• Closing Arguments/Rebuttal
   - HRT Trial
   - Depuy ASR

Hot Topics, including:
• da Vinci Robotic Litigation
• Stryker Shapematch Cutting Guide Software
• GranuFlo:  Science

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