On July 24, 2017, the White House announced President Trump’s intent to nominate Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) as the next Chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for a seven year term beginning October 27, 2018. She currently serves as a Commissioner at CPSC and as Acting Chair. As we recently reported, CPSC will likely see additional changes in leadership this year as President Trump continues to shift the Commission towards a Republican majority.
Erin Bosman is chair of the firm’s Product Liability Practice Group. Erin is also on the board of directors of Morrison & Foerster LLP and chair of the firm’s Consumer Products and Retail Industry Group. She provides insightful and tailored advice to her clients on a broad range of product issues from mass tort litigation defense to risk assessment and product recalls. More ›
Julie Park protects her clients’ products no matter what kind of product issue they face—whether it is planning for new product development, recalling an existing product, or defending clients against product liability or consumer class actions. Drawing on her deep technical and legal expertise, Julie counsels clients on consumer product safety regulation and pharmaceutical and medical device preemption while also managing complex and multijurisdictional litigation both in state and federal court. More ›
Dean Atyia is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department and Intellectual Property and Product Liability Practice Groups. Mr. Atyia regularly assists clients with all phases of litigation, including development of case strategies, dispositive motions, claim constructions, fact discovery, expert discovery, trial preparations, alternative dispute resolutions, and taking and defending the depositions of both fact and expert witnesses. More ›