On October 1, US EPA issued much-anticipated final rule revisions intended to tighten the ground-level ozone (O3) national ambient air quality standard (NAAQS).
On September 30, 2015, President Obama executed the Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2015 (“Airport and Airway Extension Act”), passed earlier in the week by both the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Without worrying about being reelected, President Obama has made some bold and controversial choices in the back half of his presidency. And the latest EPA move is no exception.
In France, anti-benefits regulations prohibit the health industry from offering direct and indirect benefits of any kind to HCPs, except in very limited circumstances.
In a recent bid protest decision, Coulson Aviation (USA), Inc., the Government Accountability Office (“GAO”) injected uncertainty regarding informal communications between a prospective offeror and the agency expressing concern about a solicitation provision.
The Federal Election Commission met on Thursday, October 1.
The CFPB, DOJ, and Hudson City Savings Bank, F.S.B. (“Hudson City”) recently entered into the largest residential mortgage redlining settlement in DOJ history.
KNOWLEDGE ALONE ≠ INTENT: FDA Proposes to Trim One Basis for Determining “Intended Use” of Drugs and Devices
Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a proposed rule, 80 Fed. Reg. 57756 (Sept. 25, 2015), that at first blush is devoted to clarifying when a tobacco product may be subject to FDA’s regulation as a drug, device, or combination product vs. a tobacco product.
The HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) needs to improve and expand its health privacy and data breach enforcement efforts.