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11th Annual King & Spalding Medical Device Summit

King & Spalding, in conjunction with FDANews, invites you to register for the 11th Annual King & Spalding Medical Device Summit. Join us to explore cutting edge issues facing the medical device industry. The Summit features two tracks of compelling and substantively diverse presentations from which attendees can build a program to suit their interests and needs.


  • Expecting the Unexpected:  Who Pays for Injuries from Clinical Trials and How to Navigate the Medicare Quandary
  • But Everyone Else Is Doing It!  Arrangements You May Not Be Focusing On That Present Risks Under the Anti-Kickback Statute
  • How Can I Sign Up (Or Should I)? FDA Programs That May Reduce Your Regulatory Burden

The Summit begins with a Welcome Reception on Wednesday evening followed by a full day of sessions on Thursday, immediately followed by a Networking Reception.


  • Regulatory, Litigation, IP and Business counsel
  • Regulatory, Quality, Clinical, Market Access, Sales & Marketing, Compliance and Government Affairs personnel


  • William H. Maisel, MD, MPH, Director, Office of Device Evaluation, Acting Director, Office of Compliance and CDRH Chief Medical Officer, FDA
  • James Bailey, Medicare Pharmaceutical and Technology Ombudsman, CMS
  • Andrew Farb, MD, Medical Officer and Senior Reviewer, Division of Cardiovascular Devices, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA
  • Stephen Chahn Lee, Senior Counsel, Health Care Fraud Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of Illinois
  • Distinguished King & Spalding faculty, including Sally Yates, former Acting Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General of the United States, and Zachary Fardon, former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois

For more information, please contact Megan Wolszczak at

Continuing Legal Education Credit
CLE Credit will be applied for in CA, GA, IL, NY, TX and if needed, NC and VA. A Uniform Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to attorneys 30 days after the program to use to seek CLE credit in other states. CA Provider #10947 For NY Licensed attendees, the content of this program is approved for both newly admitted and experienced attendees. The live format of this program is considered traditional in nature. Financial aid is available for qualifying lawyers. Please contact Elizabeth Quinn, for details.

Event Details

Date: September 6, 2018

Time: 8:00 am (CT)

Location: The Ritz-Carlton
160 E. Pearson Street
Chicago IL 60611

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