Second Annual Los Angeles Health Care Seminar

John T. Bentivoglio Gregory M. Luce Brian J. McCarthy Peter B. Morrison Graham Robinson

Skadden Los Angeles hosted its Second Annual Seminar for Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device Companies in Costa Mesa on June 11. The half-day, three-panel session included partners John Bentivoglio and Gregory Luce, as well as Darin Lippoldt of Volcano Corporation, discussing recent DOJ, OIG and FDA enforcement actions; partners Peter Morrison and Eric Waxman, as well as Sam Gesten of STAAR Surgical Company, providing a securities and mergers and acquisitions update; and partners Brian McCarthy and Graham Robinson, as well as Elona Kogan of Avanir Pharmaceuticals and Ian Campbell of the Abernathy MacGregor Group, detailing current issues in shareholder engagement and activism.