Brian Sharkey counsels life sciences companies on a variety of compliance-related issues, most significantly those relating to ex-US marketing disclosure. In particular, Brian focuses on helping companies understand and comply with global reporting requirements for transfers of value to healthcare professionals, healthcare organizations, and patient organizations. Brian has written and spoken extensively on the evolving global transparency landscape for disclosure requirements, including with respect to data privacy obligations. Brian also has experience performing internal company investigations. In addition to his role with PorzioCS, he is also a vice president of Porzio Life Sciences, which offers a range of marketing and sales compliance products and services to pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies.