December 2, 2017

China to Reduce Regulations and Boost Pharmaceutical Shares of Traditional Medicine

The support for traditional medicine in China is extremely widespread, with even President Xi Jinping having called this type of medicine a “gem” of the country’s scientific heritage, and promising to give traditional therapies and Western medicine equal government support. Recently, the country began to take dramatic steps to promote […]
August 24, 2017

Vesiflo Calls for Changes in CMS Review Process

Kevin Connolly, CEO of Vesiflo, recently authored a piece concerning the need to change the CMS review process for medical technology. His belief is that the current CMS policies regarding reimbursement of new technology are harming an entire industry, medical device manufacturing, that is primarily made up of small businesses. […]
November 6, 2016

Viability of Reg A+: SEC relaxes crowdfunding rules

The SEC recently announced new and amended rules aimed at helping companies raise money from investors via intrastate and small offerings. Rule 147 has been amended, with Rule 147A being added, both of which ease restrictions on company solicitation of investor capital in intrastate offerings. The Reg D rules were also amended, […]
October 16, 2016

Entrepreneurs as a Political Force?

By: BRETT JOHNSON, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF “Those that make America run must start running America” is the tag line for Main Street Policy Group, a new organization with the notion that America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners, if organized, could fix a broken political system.  The dysfunction of the 2016 presidential election, […]