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Daniel Kracov

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Healthcare: life sciences

Within: Healthcare: life sciences

Co-chaired by  Daniel Kracov and Allison Shuren, Arnold & Porter's practice assists life sciences clients with regulatory, antitrust, white collar, IP, product liability and transactional matters. Highlights include acting for Monsanto in the client’s $66bn acquisition by Bayer and assisting Danish multinational company Novo Nordisk with regulatory matters, including a developing stem cell initiative. Pfizer and Novartis are long-standing clients. The team also includes Jeffrey Handwerker, who is well versed in pharmaceutical pricing and investigations, government contracts and commercial litigation; litigator Steven Benz; Mahnu Davar, who assists FDA-regulated entities with regulatory and compliance matters; Ariane Horn, who specializes in fraud and abuse compliance and FDA regulation of pharmaceuticals and biological products; and associate Abeba Habtemariam, who provides compliance counseling to pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. In March 2018, Senator Christopher Dodd joined the practice as senior counsel. All named individuals are based in Washington DC.

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  • The role of arbitrators in EU antitrust law

    In May 2014, it will be ten years since Regulation No 1/2003 entered into force. When the legislator of the European Union adopted this Regulation on 16 December 2002, its main objective was to decentralise the enforcement of the two main provisions of EU antitrust law, Articles 81 and 82 of the Treaty establishing the European Community (now Articles 101 and 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU)). Where do the arbitrators fit in this picture?

    - Arnold & Porter (UK) LLP

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