There was a flurry of activity on Capitol Hill during the last week of May with respect to dietary supplements, including new legislation introduced by Senators Harkin (D-IA) and Hatch (R-UT), the two principal sponsors of the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA).
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals finally has chosen sides in a slowly developing dispute over a technical but important issue - namely, whether a copyright application or completed registration is needed to file suit for copyright infringement.
Manatt Health Solutions was recently commissioned by the California HealthCare Foundation, the Colorado Health Foundation, and the United Hospital Fund to provide a candid evaluation of where implementation of the historic Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act ...
On May 19, 2010, Senator Rockefeller's Commerce Committee released its long-awaited proposed legislation regarding post-transaction marketing online.
The Second Circuit recently issued its decision in Tiffany (NJ) Inc. v. eBay Inc., 08-3947 (2d Cir. April 1, 2010), affirming in part the Southern District of New York’s decision that eBay was not directly or secondarily liable for trademark infringement or dilution.
For certain tax-exempt organizations, there is a new incentive for providing healthcare insurance coverage for their employees.
As part of an effort to improve the usefulness of nutrition information provided to consumers at the point-of-purchase, the Food and Drug Administration is seeking public comment on issues relating to front-of-package food labeling.
Over the past two years the banking industry has struggled with increasing levels of capital inadequacy as a result of write-downs of bad loans.
Trends in online marketing and communications, notably social media, digital advertising and convergence of media, will be the focus of this upcoming AAF panel discussion featuring Linda Goldstein, Chair of Manatt's Advertising Division
Ending a year of speculation, Rep. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) and Rep. Cliff Stearns (R-Fla.) unveiled a draft of their proposed privacy legislation on May 4, 2010.