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Hot Topics at FDLI Enforcement, Litigation and Compliance Conference

Topics discussed at the recent Food & Drug Law Institute’s (FDLI) Enforcement, Litigation and Compliance Conference included FDA Center leaders’ enforcement priorities, interagency enforcement actions, the implications of increasing globalization, and the diversion of controlled substances.  Among the highlights: Joseph Rannazzisi, Deputy Assistant Administrator in DEA’s Office of Diversion Control, said due diligence is the

U.S. Department of Transportation Fines Pakistan Int’l Airlines $150,000 for Violating Tarmac Delay Rule

The U.S. Department of Transportation imposed a $150,000 civil penalty on Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for violating the relatively new “tarmac delay” rule.  PAIOrder In this case, the flight from Manchester (UK) to New York’s JFK International Airport diverted to Washington Dulles International during an October 2011 “early winter weather event” which caused significant equipment