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Osteoarthritis Drug Receives Fast Track Designation from FDA

In late November 2018, the FDA announced that it was granting Fast Track designation to an investigational drug for the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA). The drug, developed by Galapagos, is known by its identifier GLPG1972/S201086.  This drug is one to … Continue reading

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Explicit Designation of Vessels Key for Suppliers Navigating CIMLA

LIENING IN: Best Practices for Suppliers Navigating CIMLA – Part 2 This post is the second installment in a series examining the elements suppliers of maritime goods or services must prove to establish and enforce the supplier’s potential maritime lien … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Property Owner Files Action in Land Court Seeking Designation of Private Way

The classification of a road as a public or private way can be significant.  The decision may impact the level of control that adjacent property owners have over it, as well as the public services that are available to repair … Continue reading

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Breakthrough Designation Guidance Finalized

By Rachael E. Hunt — On December 18, 2018, FDA issued a final guidance document on the Breakthrough Devices Program created by the 21st Century Cures Act.  The Breakthrough Device Program is meant to speed access to new devices that … Continue reading

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Avvo's Pro designation is opinion/puffery

Davis v. Avvo, Inc., — F.Supp.3d —-, 2018 WL 6629269 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 19, 2018)Davis, an attorney, sued Avvo for false advertising in violation of the Lanham Act and NYGBL § 349. Avvo hosts profiles of attorneys for consumers to use; … Continue reading

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