On Thursday, the U.S. Senate passed (85-7) the fiscal year 2019 minibus appropriations bill (H.R.6157) that would fund the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), and Education, attaching to it a large amendment package. The bill includes S.Amdt. 3964, an amendment introduced by Sens. Richard Durbin (D-IL) and Chuck Grassley (R-IA) that provides
On December 3, 2012, the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued an opinion in the matter of United States v. Caronia, which has received substantial attention in the national and pharmaceutical trade press. Hogan Lovells’ analysis of that opinion and its potential implications is available here.