Essentials of Vaccination and Immunization Law: In the time of COVID-19

Brian Dean Abramson, Esq.
Brian Dean Abramson, Esq. |

Brian is the primary author of Vaccine, Vaccination, and Immunization Law, the most comprehensive treatise written with respect to this field of law, published by Bloomberg Law in cooperation with the American Health Law Association in November 2018, and regularly updated thereafter.

On-Demand: January 8, 2021

Essentials of Vaccination and Immunization Law: In the time of COVID-19
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Program Summary

This course will give an overview of the various ways in which the law bends towards the important public policy goal of having a population that is broadly vaccinated against contagious disease, and how the reach of that policy expands in response to an ongoing pandemic. Attendees will learn about areas ranging from pharmaceutical regulation, including conduct of clinical trials and the operation and significance of Emergency Use Authorization; regulation of vaccine administration; patent protection of vaccines; public and private vaccination mandates and their exemptions; and vaccine injury compensation. In each of these areas, attendees will learn which statutes, regulations, and practices designed to promote vaccination have been further extended to respond to the current crisis.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Regulation of vaccine safety
  • Laws governing public and private vaccination mandates, and their exemptions
  • Vaccine injury compensation systems

Date / Time: May 26, 2021

  • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Central
  • 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain
  • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific

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Speakers

Brian Dean Abramson, Esq._myLawCLEBrian Dean Abramson, Esq.

Brian is the primary author of Vaccine, Vaccination, and Immunization Law, the most comprehensive treatise written with respect to this field of law, published by Bloomberg Law in cooperation with the American Health Law Association in November 2018, and regularly updated thereafter.

Brian previously worked for Bloomberg Law, for whom he authored the vaccine injury claims chapter of Court of Federal Claims: Jurisdiction, Practice, and Procedure, and for whom he wrote extensively in the fields of health and international privacy law.

Brian was a law clerk for the Honorable Pauline Newman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, where he took an exceptional interest in the court’s vaccine injury docket. Prior to this, he interned with the Honorable Susan G. Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and practiced intellectual property law with the firm of Lott & Friedland in Coral Gables, Florida.

He received an MA in Comparative Sociology from Florida International University, followed by his JD, summa cum laude, from the Florida International University College of Law, and an LLM in intellectual property law with highest honors from the George Washington University Law School.

Agenda

I. How do vaccines work? | 2:00-2:24
II. Regulation of vaccine safety | 2:24-2:48
III. Vaccine patents and other intellectual property | 2:48-3:12
IV. Laws governing public and private vaccination mandates, and their exemptions | 3:12-3:36
V. Vaccine injury compensation systems | 3:36-4:00