Health Law Daily Wrap Up, MEDICAL DEVICES—1st Cir.: Clarification sought from state supreme court on state law paralleling FDA, (Jan 12, 2022)

By Gregory Kane, J.D., M.B.A.

The First Circuit sent a legal question to the Massachusetts supreme court seeking clarification on whether Massachusetts’ law creates liability for a manufacture’s failure to report adverse events to a regulator.

The parents of a child who died due to complications from a heart valve implant filed suit in st ...