Jones Waldo has developed a practice that focuses specifically on the life sciences and health care industries. Our group represents private and public companies in medical devices, pharmaceuticals, drug delivery, biotechnology, bioinformatics, genomics, and health care services. We offer clients experience in venture capital and R&D financings, corporate alliances, technology licensing and contracts, FDA regulatory compliance, healthcare industry contracting, and day-to-day corporate and securities matters. Among recent specific activities, we have represented device companies in FDA investigations, developed HIPAA patient privacy policies, negotiated clinical trial agreements, established Medicaid Fraud and Abuse guidelines, and bought and sold physician practice groups. The attorneys in the Life Sciences Practice Group invest significant time and effort remaining current on the constantly changing legal and regulatory landscape of the life sciences industry so that they can effectively service the health care sector.