FDA May Pay Foes' Lawyers In Transplant Dispute

Law360 (January 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has ruled that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration may have to cough up attorneys' fees in a long-running spat with the Campaign for Responsible Transplantation over the method of using nonhuman organs or tissue in transplants to the human body.

On Thursday, the D.C. Circuit partially reversed an earlier ruling handed down by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, denying CRT's petition for an award of attorneys' fees.

“Because the District Court found...
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