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12th Annual King & Spalding Pharmaceutical University

The pharmaceutical industry is dynamic and fraught with legal risk. The 12th Annual King & Spalding Pharmaceutical University (Pharma U) offers a multi-faceted perspective and critical insight into trends that impact companies across the spectrum.

For more than a decade, attendees have raved about the breadth and quality of the programming and have valued the networking opportunities with colleagues from the world’s most sophisticated pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Lawyers from the firm’s life sciences and healthcare industry group will discuss cutting-edge issues critical to lawyers, executives and managers. This year’s sessions will address regulatory, enforcement, litigation, commercial, corporate, intellectual property, international trade and political issues, among many other topics that will demand your attention in 2020.

The current agenda can be found here.

Pharma U Highlights

  • 350+ industry peers and stakeholders
  • 100+ companies
  • 20+ interactive presentations
  • Four concurrent tracks
  • Multiple morning plenaries
  • Fundamentals track for lawyers new to the industry (and a refresher for veterans)

Tuesday, November 12
8:30 A.M. – 5:30 P.M.

Please contact Carla Scarmazzi at if you have additional questions.

Continuing Legal Education Credit
King & Spalding is an accredited provider of CLE credit in California, Georgia, Illinois, New York and Texas. We can issue reciprocal credit for attorneys licensed in Connecticut, Florida, and New Jersey. We will apply for credit in Colorado, North Carolina and Virginia (subject to MCLE Board approval). For jurisdictions not listed, attendees are provided with a Universal Certificate of Attendance. New York licensed attorneys: Transitional/Non-Transitional Appropriate for newly-admitted and experienced attorneys. Financial aid is available for qualifying lawyers. For CLE-related questions, please contact Gisel Arias, King & Spalding, 1180 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30309. CA Provider #10947.

Event Details

Date: November 12, 2019

Time: 8:30 am (ET)

Location: Westin Philadelphia
99 South 17th Street
Philadelphia PA 19103

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