BOSTON (PRWEB) June 03, 2016
Trevor J. Chaplick and Daniel I.A. Smulian, shareholders with global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak at DeviceTalks Minnesota, June 6, 2016, at the Science Museum of Minnesota in Saint Paul.
From 4:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., Chaplick, a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Group in Washington, D.C., will moderate the panel discussion, “Hot topics: M&A, IP, and Products Liability Trends Impacting MedTech Companies.” He will be joined by Smulian, New York shareholder in the firm’s Litigation Practice and a member of the firm's Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Group, as well as Ryan Kaeding, Vice President, Investment Banking, Piper Jaffray & Co., and John Burtis, patent attorney. Specific topics include:
- M&A trends from the perspective of both acquirer and seller;
- Financing best practices from early stage to exit;
- Why IP protection is key to a successful exit; and
- Recent developments in products liability litigation – the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Hosted by online journal MassDevice.com, DeviceTalks is a conversation among leaders. It’s an evening for an exchange of ideas, insight, and contacts among the pioneers of the medical technology industry. Formerly known as the Big 100, this event is held annually in Boston, Orange County, Raleigh, and the Twin Cities.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group
Greenberg Traurig’s Life Sciences & Medical Technology Group advises clients ranging from startups 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 commercialization and product marketing.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1,900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.