Archive for June, 2015

EXPORT CONTROL: ITAR and EAR proposed new definitions of “fundamental research”

The Bureau of Industry and Security (Department of Commerce) and the Office of Defense Trade Controls Policy, Department of State are concurrently publishing proposed amendments to the definitions of important terms for Research Institutions, including...

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Huge Medicare Fraud Bust

National Medicare Fraud Takedown Results in Charges Against 243 Individuals for Approximately $712 Million in False Billing Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell...

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FDAAA early findings

The FDAAA requires posting of information on most clinical trials to clinicaltrials.gov. This requirement is apparently not being met by at least some institutions. Here is a report from the NEJM by government research...

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