Regulatory/Legal
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...
Sep 21, 2012
This Week in Devices [9/21/12]: Medical Device Company Conducts Illegal Human Testing; GOP vs. the Device Tax; The 10 Richest People in Medicine; A Low-Cost,...
Aug 31, 2012
This Week in Devices [ 8/31/12]: St. Jude to Cut 300 Jobs; ICDs Endangered by Europe's Financial Crisis; Turning Your Body into a Wireless Hotspot; Libel Claim...