Orange County, CA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013
J. Rick Taché and Ginger Heyman Pigott, shareholders with the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, are scheduled to speak at the 2013 MassDevice Big 100 West conference taking place December 10, 2013 at the Hyatt Hotel in Irvine, California.
Hosted by online journal MassDevice.com, the Big 100 West gathers medtech company CEOs for an exchange of insight, ideas and contacts with the most prominent pioneers in the field. The Big 100 West 2013 will focus on “The Future of Chronic Diseases,” and look at how some of California's most cutting edge med tech companies are addressing the challenges of patient engagement, compliance and reimbursement.
Taché, a patent attorney in Greenberg Traurig’s Orange County, will moderate the panel discussion “Hot topics: M&A, IP, Financing, and Products Liability Trends for MedTech Companies”. Pigott, vice-chair of the firm’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group, will serve as a panelist in the same discussion. They will join thought leaders and fellow panelists: Eli Kammerman VP, Business Development and Investor Relations, Masimo Corp.; Larry Stofko EVP, Innovation Institute; and Richard Yoon, Director of IP Strategy and Principal Patent Counsel, Medtronic, Inc.
Greenberg Traurig is a longtime supporter of MassDevice.com. When the Big 100 East was held in Boston in July 2013, David J. Dykeman, co-chair of the firm’ Global Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group, and Sara K. Thompson, shareholder in the firm’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group, served as panelists.
For more information about the MassDevice Big 100 West, and to register, please visit http://2013massdevicebig100west.sched.org/.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group advises clients ranging from start-ups to large multinational public companies to leading research institutions. The group’s attorneys work closely with clients, providing innovative legal counsel to help them achieve their objectives – from discovery through product marketing.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice Group has more than 90 attorneys. The team was recently selected as a 2011 Products Liability Practice of the Year by Law360. The firm’s national Products Liability Practice is also recognized in the 2011 edition of the Chambers and Partners USA Guide, an annual listing of the leading business lawyers and law firms in the world, and in the 2010 edition of Legal 500: United States.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1750 attorneys serving clients from 36 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Greenberg Traurig is among the Top 10 law firms on The National Law Journal's 2013 NLJ 350, an annual ranking of the largest firms in the U.S. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.