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The FTC Announces a National Cybersecurity Education Campaign for Small Businesses

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced that it will launch a national education campaign to aid the small business sector in strengthening its cybersecurity and protecting its sensitive and personal data. The national education campaign builds on the FTC’s … Continue reading

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FDA Announces Proposal to Amend Product Jurisdiction Regulation – A Bit Better But Not Good Enough

By Jeffrey N. Gibbs & Jennifer M. Thomas — On May 15th, FDA published in the Federal Register a proposal to amend the product jurisdiction regulation (21 C.F.R. Part 3). This proposal seeks to update, clarify, and streamline the product … Continue reading

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CMS Announces First Rural Health Strategy

 CMS has released an-agency-wide Rural Health Strategy that seeks to “better serve individuals in rural areas and avoid unintended consequences of policy and program implementation.” The Strategy has five objectives: Apply a rural lens to CMS programs and policies (e.g., … Continue reading

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US Announces Withdrawal from JCPOA

Today, President Trump announced his intention to withdraw the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and to impose the “highest level of economic sanctions” on Iran. The Office of Foreign Assets Control quickly thereafter published FAQs … Continue reading

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FDA Announces Plans to Improve Safety and Advance Innovation of Medical Devices

On April 17, 2018, FDA announced its plan to launch the Medical Device Safety Action Plan: Protecting Patients, Promoting Public Health (Action Plan), which aims to support and advance innovation in medical devices while also assuring the safety of the … Continue reading

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