Stuart Gerson Quoted in “Drug, Device Lobbies Weigh In on Utah Device Liability Case”

Inside Health Policy Daily News

Stuart M. Gerson, Member of the Firm in the Litigation and Health Care & Life Sciences practices, in the firm’s Washington, DC, and New York offices, was quoted in Inside Health Policy Daily News, in “Drug, Device Lobbies Weigh In on Utah Device Liability Case.” (Read the full version – subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

The national drug and device lobbies this week weighed in on a Utah Supreme Court case that could determine whether FDA approval of a medical device shields the product’s manufacturer from strict liability claims over alleged design defects. Stuart Gerson, a member of the firm at Epstein Becker Green and a former acting U.S. Attorney General, said the case is drawing national attention because its outcome could have ripple effects in other states.