Omar Robles, Senior Consultant, NERA Economic Consulting to Speak at TKG's Event

Top Quote TKG, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Omar Robles, Senior Consultant, NERA Economic Consulting will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “US Life Sciences Industry in the 2018 Landscape: Significant Trends and Developments Explored!” This event is scheduled for Wednesday, September 5, 2018 @ 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM ET. End Quote
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    About Omar Robles
    Dr. Robles is a Senior Consultant in NERA’s Life Sciences, Intellectual Property and Antitrust and Competition Practices. Dr. Robles actively consults on commercial success, harm resulting from patent infringement, the relevant antitrust market, reverse payment settlements, and damages resulting from such settlements. His engagements have included products approved in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. In addition to publishing in top economic journals, Dr. Robles has taught at Harvard University, Georgetown University, and the University of Maryland, College Park. He is a recipient of Harvard’s prestigious Joseph R. Levenson Memorial Teaching Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. Dr. Robles is a member of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA), the Harvard Latino Alumni Alliance (HLAA) and the American Economic Association (AEA). Dr. Robles received his Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from Harvard University and his M.B.A. from DePaul University.

    About NERA Economic Consulting
    NERA Economic Consulting ( is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

    Event Synopsis:
    Along with the life sciences industry’s fast evolution is the increasing scrutiny amidst regulatory uncertainties and complexities, thus, posing a range of challenges to the industry. Top issues for the industry include patient safety, cybersecurity, patent and other product protections, transparency in reporting, and pricing and market/patient access. Life sciences-related companies and professionals should ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of their risk and compliance programs to meet the applicable regulations.

    Our panel of key thought leaders and practitioners brought together by The Knowledge Group will offer a discussion of the significant updates and trends surrounding these topics while presenting an in-depth analysis of its implications to the life sciences industry. Speakers will share risk mitigation strategies and best compliance practices to avoid the common pitfalls.

    Key topics include:
    - The Life Science Industry: An Overview
    - Current and Emerging Regulatory and Product Protection Trends and Developments
    - Implications to the Life Sciences Industry
    - Practical Tips and Best Compliance Practices
    - Common Risks and Pitfalls
    - What Lies Ahead

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:

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