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Donald R. Stone, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Food and Drug Law, Medical Device Law, Health Care Law, Corporation Law. Member of McKenna & Cuneo, L.L.P.


Stone, Donald Raymond was born on March 6, 1938 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Donald Meredith and June Dorothy (Graffenberger) Stone.


University of Wisconsin-Madison (Bachelor of Science, Physics, 1960). University of Wisconsin-Madison (Bachelor of Laws, 1963, conferred to Juris Doctor, 1966).


Worked at McKenna & Cuneo, L.L.P. (Washington, DC) specializing in Food and Drug Law, Medical Device Law, Health Care Law, Corporation Law. Admitted to the bar, 1963, Minnesota. 1964, United States. District Court, District of Minnesota.

1987, District of Columbia, United States. Supreme Court and United States. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit and Federal Circuit.

Registered to practice before United States. Patent and Trademark Office. Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi (Member, Harlan Inn, 1961-1963).

Member, Board of Editors, Wisconsin Law Review, 1962-1963. Author: Case Note, Wisconsin Law Review, Volume 1962, Issue No. 2, page 520; "Regulation Through Product Standards," Food, Drug, Cosmetic Law Journal, Volume 20, No.

7, page 365, July, 1974. "The Federal-State Relationship Concerning USDA Regulated Foods-Advertising: The FTC, The States and Others," Food Drug Cosmetic Law Journal, Volume 44, No. 4, p. 315, July 1989.

Co-author with Lawrence Perlman: "Premarket Approval/Product Development Protocols," HIMA/PMA Report, Proceedings of the Educational Conferences on Medical Device Legislation, Health Industry Manufacturers Association, August, 1976. Member, Board of Directors, Guthrie Theater Foundation, 1979-1985. Member, Board of Directors, 1985-1986 and Chairman, Allocations Committee, 1985-1986, Minneapolis United Way.

Member, Board of Directors, East Side Neighborhood Services, 1976-1980. Member, American Society of Corporate Secretaries, 1978-1987. Member: Hennepin County, Minnesota State (Member, Food and Drug Law Section, Patent and Trademark Law Committee, 1967-1970), Federal and American (Member, Sections of: Administrative Law.

Antitrust Law; Food and Drug Law Committee, Business Law. Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law) Bar Associations. District of Columbia Bar.

American Intellectual Property Law Association. Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association. Minnesota Corporate Counsel Association.

Health Industry Manufacturers Association (Member: Science and Technology Steering Committee, 1985-1987. Legal and Regulatory Steering Committee, 1975-1985. Chairman: Legal and Regulatory Section, 1978.

Standards Section, 1976). Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation. American Society for Quality Control (Member: Food/Drug/Cosmetics Division.

Biomedical Division).


Board directors, 1st vice president East Side Neighborhood Services, Inc., Minneapolis, 1976-1980. Board directors Guthrie Theater Foundation, 1979-1985. Member allocations committee United Way Minneapolis, 1979-1986, chairman allocations committee, 1985, board directors 1985-1986.

Member Citizens League of Twin Cities, 1965-1986. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, American Society Quality, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Advanced Medical Technology Association (past chairman legal and regulatory section, standard section, 1975-1987), National Electrical Manufacturers Association (past chairman medical electronics section, 1970-1976), Minnesota State Bar Association, Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association (past secretary), Minnesota Corporation Counsel Association, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Kappa Sigma.


Married Dorothy Tetzlaff, June 23, 1962. Children: Randall, Brian.