Archive for August, 2022


Significant Drug Pricing Reform Measures in the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

On August 16, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 into law,[1] which includes some of the most significant drug pricing-related changes since the passage of the Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003. The healthcare-related portions of the law introduce many important changes, most notably…

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Propsci Perspectives: LabCentral/BioLabs

The Goodwin Propsci team has partnered with several well-known companies for a short video series that explores what’s happening in the real estate life sciences industry. In our latest installment, Johannes Fruehauf, CEO of LabCentral/BioLabs, joins Goodwin’s Nicole Riley and Jim Barrett. LabCentral/BioLabs is a first-of-its-kind shared laboratory space designed as a launchpad for high-potential life…

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USPTO Publishes Notice Calling Out Pharmaceutical Industry

President Biden’s Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy, 86 FR 36987 (2021), expressed concerns about the patent system being misused to unnecessarily inhibit or delay entry of generic drugs or biologics to the marketplace for years, denying Americans access to lower cost drugs.  The President called for…

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