Mihai has gained the trust of numerous clients facing complex product liability claims involving prescription drugs, surgical devices and medical implants. Mihai has extensive experience defending Fortune 100 pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, at both the state and federal level, from case inception through resolution. He was a member of the national teams that effectively defended the Bausch & Lomb Renu® contact lens solution litigation as well as the Pfizer hormone replacement therapy and Reglan® litigations. Mihai is now actively involved in pelvic mesh litigation, among other matters.
Publications and Presentations
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, Will the Rise of the Machine Mark the Fall of Med Mal?, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, August 2016
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, Editor, Clinical Robotics Law Journal, 2015-present.
Speaker, "The 3-D Printing Revolution," Shook, Hardy & Bacon Update of the Law, Kansas City, Missouri, June 23, 2016.
Mihai Vrasmasu & Katherine Mastrucci, Can Medical Devices Be Too Complex for Their Own Good?, DRI's The Voice, June 1, 2016.
Panelist, "Creating a Risk Prevention Strategy and Outline for 3D Printing," Product Liability Advisory Council Conference, Aventura, Florida, March 30, 2016.
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, After Aubin v. Union Carbide, Must the Consumer-Expectation Test be Applied in All Design Defect Strict Product Liability Cases?, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, February 2016.
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, Can a Complex Medical Device Require Too Much Training?, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, January 2016.
Speaker, "The Learned Intermediary Doctrine and Pharmacists’ Duty to Warn," American Society for Pharmacy Law – Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXVI, Miami, Florida, November 13, 2015.
Mihai M. Vrasmasu and Iain Kennedy, Thinking About Moving for Reconsideration of an Interlocutory Order? Take Your Time, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, November 2011.
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, Not All 12(b) Defenses are Created Equal, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, June 2010.
Mihai M. Vrasmasu, Deposing the Out of State Witness, The Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, February 2010.