Regulatory/Legal
Apr 11, 2013
 FDA's Office of Combination Products (OCP) has one goal in its dealings with device makers – to be 'APT” - appropriate, predictable, and...
Apr 02, 2013
Cody Wilson, a 25 year old law student at the University of Texas, has been making big headlines since a documentary about him produced by VICE magazine went...
Mar 27, 2013
 I’ve been hearing one question over and over in conversations over the past few weeks: “What is the Office of Combination Products (OCP)...
Mar 15, 2013
GOP lawmakers want to know if FDA plans to tax medical software apps. A company creates a prosthetic skull implant with 3-D printing. Sensors, the next step in...
Mar 04, 2013
The Scooter Store, the nation's largest power wheelchair company became a target of the FBI last week. Government auditors found that The Scooter Store...
Feb 25, 2013
Rochelle Rottenstein is a product liability attorney and the principal of Rottenstein Law Group (New York City).  A jury in Atlantic...
Feb 21, 2013
Emergo Group’s 2013 Medical Device Industry Survey points to positive views for the industry overall at 71.1%, but the cloud over the heads of North...
Nov 30, 2012
This Week in Devices [ 11/30/2012 ]: Prosthetics Present Challenges and Innovation This Week in Devices [ 11/20/2012 ]: Mind-controlled robotic arms are...
Nov 02, 2012
  The story of the VAC and how it launched a patent battle. St. Jude has cut 500 jobs. Taiwan wants to expand its medical device industry. FDA issues tips...
Oct 12, 2012
This Week in Devices [10/12/12] Redefining Medicine with Apps; Inventors Create a Cheap Prosthetic Hand; A Center for Medical Device Development; 5 Corruption...