Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship

Ropes & Gray announced the five recipients of the inaugural Ropes & Gray Roscoe Trimmier Jr. Diversity Scholarship. Continue

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HHS Grants 30-Day Extension on Comment Period for Common Rule Revisions

Today, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) published a Federal Register notice that extends the comment period for the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (“Common Rule”) notice of proposed rulemaking (“NPRM”) by 30 days to January 6, 2016. As we noted on September 8, 2015, the NPRM would extensively revise the Common Rule (Title 45 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 46), and would mark the first systematic attempt to overhaul the set of regulations that govern research conducted, funded or otherwise subject to regulation by the federal government, since its promulgation in 1991. Continue

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