AAJ is sponsoring a pharmaceutical and medical device seminar at the Venetian in Las Vegas on September 24-25, 2009. The seminar, open only to AAJ members who represent plaintiffs, offers 11.25 CLE hours.
The seminar is an effort lead by AAJ’s Section on Toxic, Environmental, and Pharmaceutical Torts (STEP), which focuses on the toxic effects of pharmaceuticals, pesticides and herbicides, medical devices, consumer products, industrial pollution, and other environmental poisons.
The products that will be discussed include various heart devices, Hydroxycut, Avandia, pain pumps, asbestos, Paxil, and Gadolinium. There is also be a presentation on Chinese drywall.