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The 2.3% tax (levy) on U.S. medical device sales went into effect in 2013, but this "medical device tax" was only in place for two years before Congre...

U.S. House Introduces Bill to Repeal Medical Device Tax

April 11, 2019

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April 11, 2019

The 2.3% tax (levy) on U.S. medical device sales went into effect in 2013, but this "medical device tax" was only in place for two years before Congress put a moratorium on it. When the moratorium was lifted in January 2018, a second moratori...

June 23, 2017

We had a fun evening mingling with other attorneys who provide pro bono services through Volunteer Legal Services (VLS), as well as supporting local judiciary, VLS board members, and VLS attorneys and staff. Judge Suzanne Covington joined the...

January 4, 2017

On November 29, 2016, the US House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act ("Cures Act"); subsequently, on December 7, 2016, the US Senate passed the Cures Act. On December 13, 2016, President Obama signed the Cures Act, making i...

November 19, 2016

Texas Heart© Institute founder and iconic heart surgeon, Denton A. Cooley, M.D., has passed away at the age of 96, surrounded by his four daughters. 

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November 14, 2016

Will the FDA's proposed study on links end up allowing the one-click rule for digital medical device, pharma, and life sciences marketing? 

The FDA's newly proposed study intends to look at whether links in "character-space-limited c...

October 21, 2016

If Donald Trump wins the presidential election next month, his administration would reportedly repeal the medical device tax, former Health & Human Services Department Secretary Tommy Thompson said this week at the annual AdvaMed conference i...

Attorney Lorrie Orton Heath routinely works with Volunteer Legal Services of Central Texas (VLS), a non profit organization helping low-income clients access the civil justice system. Lorrie donates her time by providing free legal advice at...

March 24, 2016

The Senate Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions Committee (HELP) kicked off the first of three committee meetings on its "Biomedical Innovation" agenda by passing seven bills, all with bipartisan support, on February 9, 2016. 

Supporters...