Month: June 2022

FTC to Ramp Up Enforcement Against Any Illegal Rebate Schemes

The Federal Trade Commission announced that it will ramp up enforcement against any illegal bribes and rebate schemes that block patients’ access to competing lower-cost drugs. The enforcement policy statement issued today puts drug companies and prescription drug middlemen on notice that

Prices for New Drugs Are Rising 20 Percent a Year. Congress Needs to Act.

Millions of Americans are forced to ration or go without prescription drugs because of their high cost. Yet Congress has so far failed to pass legislation to lower drug prices. Read more here.