Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar Agenda

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Plaintiff-Only Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation Update Seminar Agenda 

Program Information

Internet registration is now closed. Registration will reopen Wednesday, January 29, on-site at the Roosevelt New Orleans beginning at 7:30 am. 



Registration Fee: $645

You can attend your first AAJ Education Seminar at 50% off, if you are an AAJ member & have been admitted to the bar for five years or less. (Does not apply if you have previously attended an AAJ Education seminar or college).

AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this college and receive 50% off the registration fee if they are employed by, and attending with, an AAJ plaintiff attorney (Regular, Life, Sustaining, President’s Club, or Leaders Forum) with the same firm address.

CLE Credits: 7

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Tuesday, January 28

Litigation Group Business Meetings
(open to Litigation Group members only)

DePuy Metal on Metal Hip Implant Litigation Group
1:30 – 3:30 pm 

Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Hip Implant Litigation Group
3:30 – 5:00 pm 

Lipitor Litigation Group
5:00 – 6:00 pm

To learn more about AAJ's Litigation Groups, visit

Networking Reception
6:00 - 8:00 pm 
Wednesday, January 29

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)
7:30 – 8:45 am  

Morning Session
8:45 am – 12:00 pm

• Causation
• Screening the Case
• The Science
• Current Status of Litigation
• Pfizer’s Marketing of Lipitor
• Litigating Against an Icon

Networking Lunch
12:00 – 1:00 pm  

Afternoon Session
1:00 – 4:00 pm

Hot Topics
• Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Hip Implant
• Risperdal
• DePuy ASR
• Pinnacle
• Actos
• Supplemental Testosterone Therapy
• Januvia/Byetta
• Zimmer NexGen
• SSRI Birth Defect Cases
• Medtronic InFUSE

MCLE/NCA Requirements

Earn approximately 7* CLE credits, to be applied to your participation in AAJ’s professional recognition programs. For information about AAJ’s professional recognition programs, visit AAJ Education programs are routinely accredited by states requiring continuing legal education. CLE questions may be addressed by calling the CLE Assistant at 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8335.

Click here to learn more about AAJ's Professional Recognition Programs, Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) and Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy (ASTA), or call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 8612.

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* Number of credits may vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE-approved provider.

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