Filter By

  • Categories arrow
  • Type arrow
  • Issue arrow
News

Senate Passes Legislation Aimed at Patent Thickets

, , , July 15, 2024

 

Senate Passes Legislation Aimed at Patent Thickets-The Senate passed the Affordable Prescriptions for Patients Act (S.150) by unanimous consent last week. The legislation aims to prevent the creation of patent thickets by pharmaceutical manufacturers by limiting the number of patents a drugmaker can use in patent infringement litigation against biosimilar competition. The version of the …

News

President Signs Parkinson’s Bill into Law

, , , July 8, 2024

 

President Signs Parkinson’s Bill into Law-The Dr. Emmanuel Bilirakis and Honorable Jennifer Wexton National Plan to End Parkinson’s Act (H.R.2365) was signed into law by President Biden last week. The bill requires the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to carry out a project to address Parkinson’s disease and other related conditions. HHS …

News

Health on the Hill Podcast: Good, Not Great Edition

, , , , , July 8, 2024

 

Listen and subscribe to this week’s episode of the Health on the Hill podcast: Apple Podcasts Spotify YouTube SoundCloud

News

Supreme Court Overturns Chevron Doctrine

, , , July 2, 2024

 

Supreme Court Overturns Chevron Doctrine-The Supreme Court struck down the four-decade old legal precedent known as the Chevron deference in a 6-3 ruling along ideological lines on Friday. The decision, which comes in response to litigation concerning fishing industry regulation, strips federal agencies of their ability to interpret ambiguous laws passed by Congress. Under the …

News

Health on the Hill Podcast: Elect to Defer Edition

, , , , , July 1, 2024

 

Listen and subscribe to this week’s episode of the Health on the Hill podcast: Apple Podcasts Spotify YouTube SoundCloud