01/28/15 Medical Device Update: FDA Releases General Wellness Products and Device Accessories Guidance Documents
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the Agency) announced the availability of two draft guidance documents in the Federal Register: “General Wellness: Policy for Low Risk Devices” (General Wellness Guidance) and “Medical Device Accessories: Defining Accessories and Classification Pathway for New Accessory Types” (Accessories Guidance).
01/27/15 EU Data Protection Reform Update
EC Commissioner Oettinger makes noteworthy comments during a conference in Munich regarding the pending EU Data Protection Reform.
01/27/15 H-1B Filing Season Is Here
Now is the time for employers to assess their FY2016 H-1B needs and to start preparing their petitions for submission on April 1.
01/29/15 Antitrust Compliance: DOJ Issues Warning About Corporate Compliance Programs, Probation, and External Monitors
Mark Krotoski, presenter
01/29/15 U.S. Cuban Sanctions: Recent Changes
Margaret Gatti and Louis Rothberg, presenters
02/02/15-02/04/15 Physicians and Hospitals Law Institute Las Vegas, NV
Andrew Ruskin and Al Shay, presenters
01/28/15 Morgan Lewis Team Leads M&G Polymers to Resounding U.S. Supreme Court Win in Benefits Case
In a major victory for employers, the U.S. Supreme Court, ruling in M&G Polymers v. Tackett , unanimously rejected a decades-old precedent involving vesting of retiree healthcare benefits.
01/28/15 Morgan Lewis Advises Underwriters in Euronav NV $229 Million U.S. IPO
We represented the underwriters led by Deutsche Bank Securities, Citigroup Global Markets, JP Morgan Securities, and Morgan Stanley.
01/26/15 Morgan Lewis Advises Entrepreneurs Amit & Meeta Patel on the Sale of Auden Mckenzie to Actavis
Global law firm Morgan Lewis acted as M&A counsel on the sale of Auden Mckenzie Holdings Ltd to Actavis plc for £306 million. The deal will make Actavis the number one supplier of generic pharmaceuticals in the UK.