Judge Reggie B. Walton of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia recently granted an injunction sought by the American Bar Association (“ABA”) that prohibits the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) from enforcing the Red Flags Rule against attorneys.
Allergan, Inc., the maker of the drug Botox, recently filed suit against the Food & Drug Administration, alleging that certain FDA regulations unconstitutionally restrict Allergan’s truthful speech regarding off-label uses of its drug.
On August 28, 2009, the District of Columbia Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking (“DISB”) issued a press release announcing that Thomas E. Hampton has stepped down as Commissioner of the DISB.
This updates our January 28, 2009 posting.
In Washington, DC, two new laws were enacted this month that will impact insurance coverage eligibility in same-sex marriages performed out-of-state.