China's FDA Reform Will Encourage Life Science Innovation

By Katherine Wang and Silvia Mo (November 15, 2017, 2:11 PM EST) -- The China Food and Drug Administration Office (CFDA) continues to reform the current review and approval system for drugs and devices, according to a circular entitled the Opinions Regarding Strengthening the Review and Approval System Reform to Encourage Innovation of Drugs and Medical Devices (opinions). The opinions outline a series of robust reform initiatives, and reflect the Chinese government's unprecedented determination to accelerate drug and device approvals and encourage innovation.

The opinions were finalized based on four draft reform proposals issued by the CFDA this May. Compared with the CFDA's draft proposals, the opinions introduce a few new initiatives: a pilot...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!