Health Care and Pharmacy Law

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Client Alert: Another State Takes Action Against PBMs

July 24, 2017 - State legislatures across the country have begun to tackle the issues created for both consumers and pharmacists alike by Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) and their business practices. In a previous alert we mentioned Public Act 17-241, a bill recently signed into law in Connecticut that addressed “secret price gouging” by PBMs. [...]

FisherBroyles Partner, Brian Dickerson, Quoted in Law 360 article on Price Fixing Suits

FisherBroyles Partner, Brian E. Dickerson, has recently been quoted in Law 360 article, “Generic Price Fixing Suits Just Tip of the Iceberg.” This article focuses on the recent acts of the U.S. Department of Justice and state attorneys general who have sued generic drug companies and executives over allegations of price-fixing and market-sharing — and [...]

Client Alert: FDA Issues Guidance on Prescription Requirement for Compounded Drugs

January 20, 2017 — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a Guidance concerning certain prescription requirements for compounding human drug products under section 503A of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (the “Act”).  The Guidance does not set forth any legal responsibilities.  Rather, the FDA describes how the agency plans to implement and [...]