May 04, 2015
This Week: House E&C Releases Discussion Draft of 21st Century Cures Legislation Ahead of Legislative Hearing... FDA Finalizes Biosimilar Guidance Documents... CMS Updates Wage Index and Payment Rates for the Medicare Hospice Benefit
May 04, 2015
Nadia Crisan, Managing Director of McGuireWoods Romania recently contributed an op-ed to the Romania publication, Cariere.
May 01, 2015
Members of the North Carolina General Assembly had a full schedule last week, considering bills on everything from taxes and job incentives to whether the governor should be elected on a team ticket. Both chambers return to action today, in preparation for the April 30th crossover deadline.
April 28, 2015
NUMBER OF THE WEEK: $9.6 Billion. The total amount that the federal government could save over 10 years under the PTC Elimination Act (H.R. 1901) – a bill that would phase out and repeal the renewable energy production tax credit. In addition to reducing the credit by as much as 35 percent, the
bill outlines a special rule to clarify the “beginning of construction” definition, requiring qualified construction to be “continuous, significant,
and finite.” The bill introduced by Congressmen Kenny Marchant (R-TX) and Mike Pompeo (R-KS) would also completely repeal the PTC after Dec 31, 2025.
“The PTC Elimination Act may only be one piece of the effort to fix our broken tax code […]. That’s the approach to tax simplification we must
use to revitalize the American Economy,” Marchant