Dennis Raglin has over 20 years of experience counseling and defending clients in California's Proposition 65 right-to-know chemical warnings law and a broad range of other chemicals-focused litigation. He has provided compliance advice related to state and national chemical regulatory programs, including the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 (TSCA), consumer product safety, and medical devices. He also defends products liability cases, with a focus on medical devices and pharmaceuticals. Dennis has tried cases to defense verdicts and has achieved summary judgments and favorable settlements.
Dennis has obtained these results by thoroughly understanding the client and its product and business. He then strives to achieve the client's desired outcome while minimizing litigation cost. Dennis regularly advises clients on minimizing the risk of getting ensnared in litigation, including recommendations relating to best practices on supplier indemnity and testing, products ingredients, and packaging.
Dennis's diverse experience has encompassed products such as implantable and prescription medical devices, prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, biologics, baby and toddler formula, nutritional supplements and food products, durable medical equipment, heavy equipment, automobiles, personal care goods and cosmetics, pet care products, household goods, sporting goods, and water gear.
Dennis has been both a speaker and an author of numerous articles in his fields of practice. In the space of chemical law compliance, he writes and has presented on issues related to Proposition 65, green chemistry regulations, the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act, and the TSCA. In the area of medical and pharmaceutical products, he has presented and written on topics regarding issues related to FDA regulation of nutritional supplements, best practices in complying with FDA guidance governing device and pharmaceutical companies’ social media policies, and scientific information exchange.
- J.D., University of California, Davis School of Law, 1995
- B.A., University of California, Riverside, 1992, cum laude
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International Association of Defense Counsel
LGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Bar Association