08/06/14 Medical Device Update: FDA Issues Final Guidance on 510(k) Determinations, Use of “Split” Predicates Strongly Discouraged
On July 28, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a final guidance titled “The 510(k) Program: Evaluating Substantial Equivalence in Premarket Notifications [510(k)].” Device manufacturers should be aware of key changes to FDA’s policies that may affect their 510(k) submissions, including new limitations on the use of multiple predicates, the unacceptability of split predicates, an increase in the content and detail required for 510(k) summaries, and FDA’s intent to “verify the accuracy and completeness” of 510(k) summaries.
07/31/14 FDA Releases Details of New Framework for Laboratory Developed Tests Regulation
FDA sends notice to Congress on LDTs.
07/22/14 Medical Device Update: FDA Medical Device Guidances Issued in 2014’s Second QuarterView all publications
In recent months, the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) has issued draft and final guidance documents at a relatively fast pace. To assist interested parties, we have analyzed some of the more significant guidances that were issued in the second quarter of 2014 (April–June).
10/03/13 Morgan Lewis Receives 2013 LMG Life Sciences Awards
Morgan Lewis was named Healthcare Pricing and Reimbursement Firm of the Year at the inaugural LMG Life Sciences awards ceremony.
08/27/13 Nestle, Dannon, Gerber Beat Baby Product Fluoride Suit, Law360
Morgan Lewis's representation of Dannon is covered.
07/13/11 Morgan Lewis Team Advises Kinetic Concepts on Company’s $6.3 Billion Acquisition by ApaxView all news
Morgan Lewis advised Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (KCI), on a definitive merger agreement under which a consortium comprised of private equity funds will acquire KCI in a $6.3 billion transaction.