Life Sciences Boot Camp for In-House Counsel | Boston 2023 - McDermott Will & Emery

Life Sciences Boot Camp for In-House Counsel | Boston 2023


Don’t miss out on this valuable training session designed for busy in-house legal teams just like yours. Register above to join us for a half-day program of CLE-eligible panel presentations, plus networking with peers from leading life sciences companies on the East Coast over breakfast and lunch.


  • Antitrust Developments Impacting Life Science Companies: Get smart on recent developments in M&A, including major proposed changes to the FTC / DOJ Merger Guidelines and Hart-Scott-Rodino filing regime, and evolving antitrust issues involving contracting and business conduct issues.
  • IP Developments and Considerations Necessary for Life Sciences Companies: Learn the latest in IP developments that affect a Life Sciences company’s patent strategy and portfolio development, including issues relating to navigating recent enablement decisions, the first steps of Europe’s Unified Patent Court, as well as offering pragmatic views on Life Sciences portfolio and patent strategy in view of today’s changing landscape.
  • Multi-State Considerations for Life Sciences Employers: Make sure your company is in the right when it comes to changing employment law, especially when it comes to areas like restrictive covenants, pay transparency, and wage and hour concerns. This panel will focus on the key, practical considerations that life-sciences employers should keep in mind at every step, from recruitment to onboarding and beyond.
  • Life Sciences and Digital Health: Insights and Opportunities: Learn about the privacy regulations and the regulatory framework for the provision of virtual care necessary to navigate the changing clinical trial and research landscape. The panel will also discuss some of the common challenges of leveraging digital health tech in life sciences research, strategies for seizing opportunities, and the important role that life science companies have in digital health.


8:00 – 8:55 am EDT
Networking Breakfast

8:55 – 9:00 am EDT
Welcome & Opening Remarks

9:00 – 9:50 am EDT
Antitrust Developments Impacting Life Science Companies

9:50 – 10:40 am EDT
Intellectual Property/UPC

10:40 – 10:50 am EDT
Networking Break

10:50 – 11:40 am EDT
Labor & Employment

11:40 am – 12:30 pm EDT
Life Sciences and Digital Health: Insights and Opportunities

12:30 – 1:30 pm EDT
Networking Lunch

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