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CMS proposes requiring drug prices in TV ads

On October 15, CMS released a proposed rule titled “Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Drug Pricing Transparency,” which would require direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertisements for prescription drugs covered by Medicare or Medicaid to include the Wholesale Acquisition Cost (WAC).  This proposed rule resembles a rejected Senate amendment to the FY-2019 Labor-HHS-Education appropriations bill (analyzed here) that would

The EFPIA and PhRMA principles for responsible sharing of clinical trial data enter into force on 1 January 2014

On 1 January 2014, the joint Principles for Responsible Clinical Trial Data Sharing (“the Principles”) endorsed by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (“EFPIA”) and Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (“PhRMA”) entered into force. EFPIA and PhRMA endorsed these Principles on 24 July 2013. The Principles are available at EFPIA website. The