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By Matt Mora, Jordan Cohen
The Department of Health and Human Services OIG has issued Advisory Opinion No. 18-10 in response to a proposal by a surgical device and wound care product manufacturer to offer its hospital customers...
By Rodney Whitlock, Alexander Hecht, Katie Weider, Eli Greenspan
Last week concluded the Senate's time in Washington prior to the lame duck session.
By Ellen Janos
The Journal of the American Medical Association in its September 18, 2018 issue included four articles on deep learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
By Brad Scheller, Daniel Weinger, Courtney Herndon
Today the Patent Trial and Appeal Board announced a final rule changing the claim construction standard for interpreting claims in IPR, post-grant review ("PGR"), and covered business method patent ("CBM") proceedings.
By Christina Sperry
As in any area of technology, it is important to consider patent protection early in the development of an AI-related invention. However, AI and other digital health inventions raise a number...
By Peter Saparoff, Joel Rothman, Kevin Mortimer, Ellen Shapiro, Alain P. Mathieu
In a recent ruling in In re: BP p.l.c. Securities Litigation the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas dismissed claims asserted by opt-out plaintiffs as time barred by the Exchange Act's statute ...
By Kate Stewart
Drug and device manufacturers will need to update their reporting systems and provide new training to their sales staff in the coming years based on changes to the Physician Payment Sunshine Act
By Rodney Whitlock, Alexander Hecht, Katie Weider, Eli Greenspan
While the House is out on recess, the Senate continues to be in session.
By Kevin Ainsworth
In an unusual decision in an unusual case—a dispute between sovereigns—a U.S. appellate court recently vacated a domestic arbitration award on grounds other than those provided in Section 10...
By Constance M. Garner
This October 3rd marked the 10-year anniversary of the passage of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA).
By Charles Samuels, Shawn N. Skolky, Evelyn A. French
On Friday, October 5, 2018, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission ("CPSC") announced that Costco Wholesale, Corp. (Costco) entered into a settlement agreement with the CPSC...
By Cassandra Paolillo
The final bipartisan opioid package, which passed in the Senate this week and is expected to be signed into law, includes a significant revision from the original House bill
By Brian Lam, Cynthia Larose
California continues to lead the nation in cybersecurity and privacy legislation on the heels of the recent California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 ("CCPA").
By Alden Bianchi
In a summary of the recently issued AHP final regulations, the U.S. DOL rightly observed that AHPs are a species of multi-employer welfare arrangements, or MEWAs, that are subject to regulation under both federal and...
By Rodney Whitlock, Eli Greenspan, Katie Weider
On September 25, 2018, House and Senate negotiators agreed on a final legislative package to address the opioid crisis. Following this agreement, the House passed the opioid package...
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