Regulatory Affairs

FDA Extends Comment Period for Generic Safety Labeling Rule

The FDA has extended by 60 days the comment period for its proposed safety labeling rule for generic drugs. Stakeholders now have until March 13 to comment on the proposal, which would allow generic drugmakers to update labels in response to safety issues without agency approval. Read More

Lawmakers Propose Bill to Ban Pay-for-Delay Deals

U.S. lawmakers Dec. 11 introduced legislation that would prohibit patent litigation settlements in which a brand drugmaker compensates a generic drugmaker to delay sales of a competing generic drug, commonly referred to as “pay-for-delay” deals. Read More