Ropes & Gray Attorneys to Present at Two Drug Pricing Conferences

October 1, 2021

At the Pharmaceutical Compliance Congress health care counsel Alison Fethke (Chicago) presented virtually on the panel “High-Risk Areas Related to Patient Assistance and Support Programs” on September 28. IP litigation partner Matt Rizzolo (Washington, D.C.) presented at the event on “Drug Pricing – Spotlight on Compulsory Licensing/Eminent Domain Issues” on September 29.

On October 12, at the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program – MDRP 2021, an event focusing on government pricing, rebates and the state of drug pricing regulation, health care partner Margaux Hall (Washington, D.C.) and litigation & enforcement partner John Bueker (Boston) will present on “Key Enforcement Trends in Drug Pricing”. The presentation will address the evolving state of federal and state drug pricing enforcement, including evolving Congressional action in this space, and steps for drug manufacturers to mitigate risk. Margaux also will present as part of a Fireside Chat External Counsel Roundtable on October 13. 

At the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program on October 20, litigation & enforcement partner Timothy Farrell (Chicago) and health care counsel Peter Holman (Boston) will present virtually on “Strategies for Challenging Drug Pricing Disclosure Laws.” The program will focus on how litigation strategies for navigating preexisting FOIA and public records laws inform how to anticipate and respond to drug transparency legislative proposals and state enforcement strategies.