Explore the essentials of device law and regulation and gain a comprehensive understanding of the administrative agencies that impact this industry. Learn about registration and listing procedures, elements of conducting clinical investigations, Premarket Approval Application, advertising and promotion, compliance, enforcement, and related issues. Case studies, hypotheticals, and ample time for Q&A are provided.

Agenda Highlights

  • Overview of the organizational structure of the FDA
  • FDA’s regulatory process for medical devices
  • How to prepare a successful 510(k) submission
  • Registration and listing requirements
  • Elements of conducting clinical investigations
  • Premarket Approval Application (PMA) and approval process
  • Post-marketing requirements
  • FDA’s enforcement tools and procedures
  • Advertising and promotion requirements
  • Quality System Regulation (QSR)

Statutes Covered

  • Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act)
  • 1976 Medical Device Amendment
  • Safe Medical Devices Act of 1990 (SMDA)
  • Mammography Quality Standard Act of 1992 (MQSA)
  • Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997 (FADAMA)
  • Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (FDAAA)
  • 21st Century Cures Act (2016)
  • Medical Device User Fee Reauthorization Legislation (including Food and Drug Administration Reauthorization Act of 2017 (FDARA))

Attendee Resources

These valuable takeaways will be provided onsite:

Who Should Attend

  • New legal and regulatory professionals
  • Seasoned practitioners new to the topic or wanting a refresher


Industry & Firms

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  • +$200 for non-members


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subject to change

All times listed are in Eastern Time

2022 Curriculum Advisor:
Scott Danzis, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP


Preconference Primer

Preconference Primer (Virtual) (60 Minutes)
Overview of Medical Device Law and Regulation and Organizational Structures
Kristin M. Zielinski Duggan, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP

Preconference Primer (Virtual) (45 Minutes)
Combination Products
Alan G. Minsk, Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

Wednesday, April 13

11:00 AM
FDLI Welcome and Announcements
Khara L. Minter, Assistant Director, Training Programs, FDLI              

11:05–11:50 AM
Digital Health
Kyle Y. Faget, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP

11:50 AM–12:00 PM

12:00–1:30 PM
Clinical Investigations
Samantha Hong, Associate, Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker, LLP

1:30–1:40 PM

1:40–2:55 PM
Premarket Notification 510(k) and De Novo Requests
Maura Martin Norden, Executive Vice President, Medical Products & Combination Products, Greenleaf Health, Inc.
Heather S. Rosecrans, Executive Vice President, Medical Products & Combination Products, Greenleaf Health, Inc.

2:55–3:05 PM

3:05–4:20 PM
Premarket Approval Application (PMA); Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE); Breakthrough Devices
Quynh Hoang, Senior Regulatory Consultant, King & Spalding LLP

4:20–4:30 PM

4:30–5:30 PM
Coverage, Coding and Payment – Collaboration Between FDA and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Preeya Noronha Pinto, Partner, King & Spalding LLP












Thursday, April 14

11:00 AM
FDLI Welcome and Announcements
Khara L. Minter, Assistant Director, Training Programs, FDLI

11:05 AM–12:20 PM
Post Marketing Issues
Allyson B. Mullen, Director, Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, PC

12:20–12:30 PM

12:30–1:30 PM
Manufacturing and Quality System (QS) Regulation
Dennis C. Gucciardo, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

1:30–1:40 PM

1:40–2:40 PM
Enforcement and Compliance
Brandon J. Moss, Partner, Wiley LLP

2:40–2:50 PM

2:50–3:50 PM
Promotion and Advertising
Scott D. Danzis, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP

3:50–4:00 PM

4:00–5:00 PM
International Issues
Sarah H. Stec, Senior Counsel, Johnson & Johnson

5:00 PM





Continuing Legal Education

FDLI applies for CLE credits in Ohio and Virginia. These CLE approvals also may be honored by other states. The CLE credits will be posted as they are granted and registrants can request to be notified when approval is received.