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Preemption Update: Waxman and Pallone Hit the Ground Running

When we reported on the Supreme Court’s decision in Wyeth v. Levine, we wondered what the effect would be on legislation proposed by Reps. Waxman and PalloneWe did not have to wonder long — they introduced legislation yesterday, with a parallel effort from Sens. Kennedy and Leahy, to moot the Supreme Court’s decision in Reigel v. Medtronic and reinstate (har) state tort liability for PMA-approved medical devices.

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One response to “Preemption Update: Waxman and Pallone Hit the Ground Running

  1. Pingback: No Preemption No Problem: State Supreme Courts Wade Into Drug and Device Preemption « The Cross-Border Biotech Blog

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