On 15 November 2016, the European Commission (“the Commission”) opened its second report on Regulation (EC) No 1901/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12...08 December 2016
CMS Releases Final Rule on Essential Health Benefits
The final rule largely finalizes, with a few changes, the approach set forth in the proposed rule for EHB standards applicable in the individual and small group market. This approach gave states the flexibility to define EHB by selecting a benchmark plan from options offered in the market.
Appendix A of the final rule includes the final list of EHB-benchmark plans that will apply in years 2014 and 2015.
On 26 September 2016, a new EU-US collaboration between the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was announced. This new collaboration is ...06 October 2016
As reported here, earlier this month the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a decision declining to transfer marijuana out of Schedule I. As marijuana remains a Schedule I...07 September 2016