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BLOG: One in four Massachusetts physicians received gifts, industry payments

May 14, 2013
According to a recent report in TheNew England Journal of Medicine, one in four physicians in Massachusetts received at least one gift or payment…
Health Law News From Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer

India Supreme Court determined to protect nation’s generic manufacturing sector

May 3, 2013
India has an arguably higher bar to get a patent covering a pharmaceutical than any other country. Before 2005, Indian legislation prohibited…
Health Law News From Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer

BLOG: Many analogies, none quite right, emerge during Supreme Court genetic patent oral argument

April 19, 2013
Several analogies were used on April 15 during the Supreme Court oral arguments for the Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics trial…
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OIG's strong language on physician-owned distributorships is clear message to investors

April 1, 2013
In a Special Fraud Alert released on March 26, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) stated in no uncertain…
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Stakes enormous as Supreme Court weighs ‘pay-to-delay’ generic drug deals

March 27, 2013
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes timely views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of…
Health Law News From Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer

BLOG: Some providers notified of 'random' EHR prepayment audits

March 14, 2013
This week some providers participating in the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program began receiving emails notifying them that…
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BLOG: FDA shares 5-year blueprint for designing more structured risk-benefit analysis

March 11, 2013
On March 8, the FDA published in the Federal Register a notice of the availability of its draft five-year plan describing the Agency’s…
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BLOG: President’s sequestration order cuts Medicare payments to physicians and hospitals by 2%

March 6, 2013
President Obama signed the long-awaited sequestration order on March 1, officially cutting more than $85 billion from the federal budget for…
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BLOG: Fee-for-Service Reimbursement - The End is Near?

March 5, 2013
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes timely views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of…
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New HIPAA/HITECH act omnibus rule: What must be done to comply?

February 28, 2013
Health care professionals and others working with personal medical information face considerable compliance risks and responsibilities under the…