Login to Your Account

Drugmakers 'Jazzed,' but More to Come

Breath of a Salesman: Off-Label Case Won on Free-Speech Basis

By Randy Osborne
Staff Writer

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
In a decision hailed by some as a free-speech victory and by others as a ruling that gives drugmakers free rein to promote their goods off-label, federal appeals judges threw out the conviction of a former sales representative with Orphan Medical Inc. (acquired by Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc), who claimed his First Amendment rights were violated.

To continue reading subscribe now to BioWorld Today

Learn More about BioWorld Today

Already a subscriber? Sign In or Buy now to activate your subscription