Health Law



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Burkett, Teresa Meinders
Conner & Winters, LLP
tburkett@cwlaw.com


Health Law


Contact: Kelley Drye & Warren LLP (Washington, DC, USA)

On July 10, 2012, the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) published a proposed rule implementing Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (“FD&C Act”) provisions establishing a unique device identification

Read more: FDA Proposes Rule Mandating Unique Device Identifiers for Medical Devices


By: Brydon M. DeWitt; Williams Mullen (North Carolina and Virginia, USA)

In a 5 to 4 decision issued this morning, the United States Supreme Court ruled that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is constitutional. At issue was PPACA’s requirement that individuals purchase health insurance or pay a penalty. The Court ruled that the individual mandate was within the

Read more: Supreme Court Upholds PPACA


Contact: Kochhar & Co. (New Delhi, India)

Mr. K V Singh, Senior Partner at Kochar & Co., was recently quoted in an Economic Times article titled "Eli Lilly Insulin Brand Paves Way for Hike in Imported Drug Prices." The article reports on the recent order dated June 1, 2011 of the Delhi High Court, in a writ

Read more: Eli Lilly Insulin Brand Paves Way for Hike in Imported Drug Prices


By: Kenneth A. Mason
Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP, Missouri, USA

As explained in our November 2010 article, last year's Affordable Care Act ("ACA") restricted the ability of employer health plans, including flexible spending arrangements ("FSAs") and health

Read more: June 30 Deadline for FSA Amendments


By: Roberto Guerrero Del Río
Guerrero, Olivos, Novoa y Errázuriz, Chile

The recent Constitutional Court decision about article 38 ter of the Private Health Insurance Law, deserves many reflections and comments, although it is difficult to elaborate a detailed analysis, because it’s large extent

Read more: Constitutional Court Judgment about Private Health Insurance Law