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Committed To Clarity: FDA's Dedication To Transparency With The End Of ASR
On June 21, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a report titled "Statement on agency's efforts to increase transparency in medical device reporting."
United States
15 Jul 2019
Transforming The U.S. Healthcare Industry With Blockchain Technology
Patients accumulate vast quantities of healthcare data over the course of their lives
United States
12 Feb 2019
Health Care: New Rules For Hazardous-Waste Pharmaceuticals
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will soon publish new rules that provide tailored standards for handling hazardous-waste pharmaceuticals in the health care sector.
United States
9 Jan 2019
What Are The Top Hatch-Waxman And BPCIA Developments For November 2018?
This month we highlight two reversals by the Federal Circuit and a summary judgment of indefiniteness from New Jersey.
United States
14 Dec 2018
Expanding Duties And Eroding Protections For Medical Device Manufacturers
This decision comes as a surprise and represents an unexpected shift in the law with regard to medical device manufacturers.
United States
2 Mar 2017
Tenet Case Signals Shift In Health Care Fraud Enforcement
Historically, the federal government has fought corporate healthcare fraud in two ways. First, the Department of Justice ("DOJ") routinely intervenes in civil FCA cases filed by qui tam relators.
United States
1 Dec 2016
MoFo IP Newsletter – November 2016
On October 6, 2016, the FDA issued a final rule implementing certain provisions of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003...
United States
30 Nov 2016
Five Key Lessons For Business Litigators From National Abortion Federation v. Center For Medical Progress
On February 5, 2016, Morrison & Foerster secured a preliminary injunction on behalf of its client, National Abortion Federation ("NAF"), in National Abortion Federation v. Center for Medical Progress.
United States
12 Feb 2016
Department Of Health And Human Services OIG Publishes Work Plan For Fiscal Year 2016
Each review plan includes OIG's primary objectives as well as the year in which OIG expects its reports to be issued, the office within OIG that will perform the review, and the planned report number.
United States
20 Nov 2015
The FCA And The Ever-Narrowing Public Disclosure Bar
The FCA imposes civil liability when false or fraudulent claims for payment are presented to the government.
United States
11 Jun 2015
Employment Law Commentary, February 2015
With the recent increase in the number of states that have "legalized" or decriminalized some form of marijuana use...
United States
11 Mar 2015
$4 Billion Price Tag For Pleasing Plaintiffs' Bar? New Study Estimates Costs Of FDA's Proposed Rule On Generic Drug Labeling
An economic consulting group recently published findings that a FDA proposed rule will increase annual healthcare costs by $4 billion.
United States
10 Mar 2014
Q3 BioMeter Shows Strong Early Stage Deals
The average BioMeter value in the third quarter of 2013 was $30.4 million, an increase from the $22.2 million value in the second quarter.
United States
2 Dec 2013
Treasury Eases "Use-It-Or-Lose-It" Rule For Health FSAs
In a victory for employers and employees, on October 31, 2013, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS issued Notice 2013-71, which modifies the "use-it-or-lose-it" rule for health FSAs to permit carryovers up to $500.
United States
12 Nov 2013
California Court Limits CMIA Claims
The California Court of Appeal recently limited plaintiffs' ability to state a claim under the California Medical Information Act, and the ability to get statutory damages.
United States
29 Oct 2013
Other Transactional Authority: A Nontraditional Tool For Partnering With The Federal Government
Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority announced that it has used "other transactional authority" to enter into a novel, comprehensive agreement that is neither a contract nor a grant.
United States
6 Jun 2013
Driving On Both Sides Of The Road: Supreme Court Hears Bartlett Oral Argument
The Supreme Court heard oral argument yesterday in the much-anticipated Mutual Pharmaceuticals v. Bartlett case, No. 12-142 (on appeal from the First Circuit Bartlett v. Mutual Pharms. Co., 678 F.3d 30 (1st Cir. 2012)).
United States
2 Apr 2013
An Introduction To Proposition 37: California’s Genetically Engineered Foods Labeling Initiative
On November 6, 2012, California voters will decide the fate of Proposition 37, the Genetically Engineered Foods Labeling Initiative.
United States
18 Sep 2012
Pathway For Follow-On Biologics Survives The Supreme Court
The Supreme Court of the United States delivered its much-anticipated and historic ruling in "National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius".
United States
10 Jul 2012
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