For Immediate Release: 23 August 2017 Contact: Dr. Linda Lagemann, Liaison to the Petitioners (415-640-7343) Attorney Jonathan Emord and his co-counsel Kendrick Moxon have filed a Supplement to their Citizen Petition of August 2016, protesting the FDA’s Proposed Order to reclassify and make more readily available the Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Device used to give […]
Huffingtonpost.com: FDA, Straighten Up! Attorney Jonathan Emord takes on FDA over shock therapy (ECT) (link opens in new window) Click the above link to read Dr. Linda Lagemann’s August 26, 2016 article.
The Affordable Care Act contains a provision that imposes a 2.3% excise tax, effective January 1, 2013, on the total revenues, not net profits, of all medical device manufacturers in the United States. The excise tax will force many device companies to go out of business or go off shore. For all others, it will […]
By Jonathan W. Emord Under the Budget Control Act of 2011, Congress must either agree to spending cuts or a 7.8% across-the-board cut will be imposed on all federal agencies. With the White House and Congressional Republicans at an impasse, those automatic cuts appear likely. For the FDA, that means a reduction in about $68 […]