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Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

FDA Convenes Medical Device Workshop Focused on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Transparency

On October 14, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA” or the “Agency”) held a virtual workshop entitled, Transparency of Artificial Intelligence (“AI”)/Machine Learning (“ML”)-enabled Medical Devices. The workshop...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

US Department of the Treasury Publishes Sanctions Review Results

On October 18, 2021, the U.S. Department of the Treasury released the results of its broad review of economic and financial sanctions. The review, initiated by the Biden administration, included discussions with Congress,...more

Thompson Coburn LLP

Second Circuit rules that risk of future identity theft not enough to support standing in data breach class action

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The Second Circuit recently joined a growing number of federal courts to decide when a data breach of personally identifiable information (“PII”) is actionable. According to the Second Circuit, plaintiffs do not have standing...more

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

Further and More Detailed Study of Domestic Cat Genome

The advent of technology making feasible elucidation of whole genomic sequencing over the past 30 years has led to reports of many if not most important or interesting animal genomes (including the most celebrated results of...more

Snell & Wilmer

Arizona-Based Airline Enters Delivery Drone Space

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On October 21, 2021, Phoenix, Arizona-based Mesa Air and Reno, NV-based Flirtey announced an agreement under which Mesa will purchase four delivery drones with options to purchase an additional 500 over the next four years in...more

Smart & Biggar

Update on biosimilars in Canada - October 2021

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Since our last update in April 2021, there have been many developments regarding biosimilars in Canada (approvals, pending submissions, litigation, regulatory and market access). Biosimilars approved in Canada - Health...more

Proskauer - Life Sciences

Calls for USPTO to Adopt Policies to Modulate Drug Pricing

In the wake of the nomination of Kathi Vidal as Director of the USPTO, there will be significant attention paid to the agency’s responses to calls from both the executive and legislative branches to remake the agency’s...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

CISA/FBI/NSA Issue Two Joint Cybersecurity Alerts for Critical Infrastructure

The Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the National Security Agency recently issued two joint alerts to critical infrastructure entities—one addressing BlackMatter...more

Proskauer - New Media & Technology

GPL Open Source Litigation Could Open the Door to Other Suits

In today’s digital age, the question isn’t whether there is open source software being used in a company’s products, but how it is being used and what license governs its use. Open source is ubiquitous.  Despite its...more

Arnall Golden Gregory LLP

Recruitment Incentives in Clinical Trials

Recruiting a sufficient number of trial participants is a common difficulty for clinical trial sponsors. To obtain such numbers, sponsors may offer financial incentives to investigators or study sites or site personnel to...more

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Registration Opens for Webinar on “What We Know about NanoEHS: Risk Assessment and Risk Management”

Registration has opened for a November 16, 2021, webinar held by the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) on “What We Know about NanoEHS: Risk Assessment and Risk Management.” The webinar’s speakers will explore the...more

Goodwin

FDA Approvals and Applications Update

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On October 22, 2021, the FDA approved Genentech’s SUSVIMO (ranibizumab injection) for wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) based on positive results from an open-label Phase III study. According to the Genentech press...more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Cookies Are a Thing And Other Stuff You Need to Know About Data Security

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While presenting this week at the DRI Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Virtual Seminar, I outlined many of the issues currently impacting data security around the world. Here are some key points:.....more

Rivkin Radler LLP

[Webinar] Lunch-and-Learn Series: Recent Developments in Telehealth: For the Pandemic and Beyond - November 18th, 12:00 pm - 1:00...

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Please join us as Rivkin Radler Partner Eric D. Fader provides an overview of changes in the provision of telehealth services and federal and state regulation of them, since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. New rules...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP - Federal Circuitry

Last Week in the Federal Circuit (October 18-22): Inequitable Conduct = Attorneys’ Fees?

After a couple of weeks with lots of precedential decisions, the Federal Circuit caught its breath last week and issued only non-precedential ones (with the possible exception of a sealed opinion that may or may not be...more

Hogan Lovells

Dutch regulators join forces for supervision in the digital field

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A group of Dutch regulators announced the establishment of the Digital Regulation Collaboration Platform (Samenwerkingsplatform Digitale Toezichthouders, or Platform). The Dutch Data Protection Authority (Autoriteit...more

Jones Day

Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy: A Focus on Patent and Drug Law to Reduce Health Care Spending

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Each year, Americans spend more than $1,500 per person on prescription drugs. Critics calling for measures to lower prescription drug costs often cast blame on alleged abuses of patent and competition laws. To address these...more

Haug Partners LLP

Federal Circuit Clarifies the Willful Infringement Standard and Provides Insights on Conduct That is Exceptional in SRI v. Cisco

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The Federal Circuit in SRI Int’l, Inc. v. Cisco Sys., Inc., No. 20-1685, slip op. (Fed. Cir. Sep. 28, 2021) addressed the standards for willful infringement and enhanced damages, and provided insights on litigation tactics...more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

Legislative Approaches to AI: European Union v. United Kingdom

Following an initial announcement in early 2021, the UK government has recently launched its first National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategy. This new strategy indicates that the United Kingdom may be planning on...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

FDA Calls for Repeating Clinical and Bioanalytical Studies

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Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified several pharmaceutical companies that they must repeat their clinical and bioanalytical studies conducted by Synchron Research Services (Synchron) or Panexcell...more

Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.

The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Increased Both Risk and Costs Associated with Cyber Coverage

Introduction - The pandemic-induced work from home culture has opened the door to increased cybersecurity breaches. Although most businesses, especially those operating in regulated industries, have a prevention and response...more

Smart & Biggar

FCA allows appeal of FC decision exempting FORTEKOR information from ATI disclosure

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On September 24, 2021, the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) allowed the Minister’s appeal of a Federal Court (FC) decision finding that certain records relating to Elanco’s FORTEKOR (benazepril) were exempt from disclosure under...more

MoFo Life Sciences

FDA Finalizes Guidance On Interpretation Of Orphan Drug “Sameness” For Gene Therapy Products

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On September 30, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced final guidance titled “Interpreting Sameness of Gene Therapy Products under the Orphan Drug Regulations.” The guidance finalizes the January 2020...more

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.

MarkIt to Market® - October 2021

The October 2021 issue of Sterne Kessler's MarkIt to Market® newsletter discusses a precedential TTAB decision regarding fraud; the DEA's proposal to increase production quotas for several schedule I controlled substances,...more

Troutman Pepper

Troutman Pepper Weekly Consumer Financial Services COVID-19 Newsletter - October 2021 #3

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Like most industries today, Consumer Finance Services businesses are being significantly impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Troutman Pepper has developed a dedicated COVID-19 Resource Center to guide clients...more

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