The Legal, Economic, and Regulatory Environment of the Pharmaceutical Industry


Event Details

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  • Venue: George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
  • Division: The Judicial Education Program

From products liability and Medicaid fraud to intellectual property and antitrust claims, lawsuits and enforcement actions involving drug and medical device manufacturers are among the most frequently litigated cases in America’s courts. This two-day symposium featured a combination of classroom-style lectures and panel discussions designed to help participants better understand the complex economic and regulatory issues that underlie the cases that appear in their courtrooms. Participants heard from some of the nation’s leading experts on pharmaceutical development, distribution, and marketing.  Panelists representing a broad range of perspectives helped participants make sense of the often heated debates over drug pricing, advertising, products liability, fraud, and antitrust.

Pharma Agenda