Air Methods Petitions NTSB for Reconsideration of Probable Cause Determination
DENVER, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Air Methods Corporation (Nasdaq: AIRM ), the largest air medical transportation company in the world, announced today it has filed a petition with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) requesting the Board reconsider/modify its probable cause d...
MADD Delivers Nearly 7,000 Petitions to Governor Paterson Urging Ignition Interlocks For All Convicted DWI Offenders
ALBANY, N.Y., May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) New York delivered nearly 7,000 petitions
to Governor Paterson's office today showing support for MADD's Campaign to Eliminate to Drunk Driving.
Public Citizen Petitions FDA to Ban Diabetes Drug Avandia, According to Avandia Plaintiffs Attorney Group
National non-profit organization documents upsurge in negative clinical data associated with use of Avandia, urges FDA commissioner to remove drug from U.S. market immediately
Mineola, N.Y. (Lexis Nexis) November 6, 2008 -- Public Citizen, a non-profit organization repr...
AARP Protests Medicare Premium Increases, Delivering Over 20,000 Petitions to Senators Hutchison and Cornyn
Medicare premiums have doubled since 2000
AUSTIN, Texas, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Waving signs and
carrying boxes, AARP members and volunteers today delivered more than
to the offices of Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison and John
Cornyn in Dallas and Austin, saying it's...
Thousands Sign Petitions Urging Governor Crist and Legislative Leaders to Save Healthcare Coverage for 40,000 Floridians
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida's elected leaders
received a message from thousands of Floridians today -- more than 16,500
petitions urging Governor Charlie Crist and legislative leaders not to
eliminate two vital Medicaid programs that serve 40,000 of the state's most
Journalist Petitions Court Pleading Mercy Killing
A 79-year-old freelance journalist here has petitioned the Rajasthan High Court seeking permission for euthanasia, saying he wants to die with dignity//.
In his petition filed Wednesday, Giriraj Prasad Gupta pleaded for mercy killing on the ground that he was unable to perform his day-to-day fu...
Desert Oasis Healthcare Featured in USA Today
...their concerns, the group brought along boxes containing over 10,000 signed petitions
from seniors in the Coachella Valley urging Congress to keep Medicare Advan... DC to let our lawmakers know we collected the data with over 10,000 signed petitions
from seniors making their wishes clear."
The seniors and Dr. Hoffing...
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Emily Kile, Greenfield, IN, as National Youth Advocate of the Year
...al High School's chapter of VOICE, Indiana's youth-led movement against the tobacco industry and its targeting of youth. Emily is currently collecting petitions
for an initiative called "Don't Glam Tobacco" aimed at reducing youth exposure to smoking in movies. In early 2009, Emily testified in support of comp...
Statement From UNITE HERE General President Bruce Raynor on Today's General Executive Board Meeting
...as the urgent need to negotiate an end to this failed merger. In Pittsburgh, where hospitality workers of Local 57 voted in every workplace and signed petitions
seeking to disaffiliate from UNITE HERE with the Pennsylvania Joint Board, Wilhelm's bunch voted to ignore the decision of those workers. And in Phila...
AILA Believes There Has To Be a Better Way When It Comes to the H-1B Lottery
...e could further open to America."
are filed by U.S. companies seeking to hire a spec...echnology, etc.). The numerical limitation on H-1B petitions
for fiscal year 2010 is 65,000. Additionally, the first 20,000 H-1B petitions
filed on behalf of aliens who have earned a U.S. m...
Petitions in Medical Technology
Petitions in Biological News
Petitions in Biological Technology
Agendia Supports Genentech's Citizen's Petition Urging FDA to Hold In-Vitro Diagnostic Tests to One Set of Scientific and Regulatory Standards
...ancer diagnostics, today announced its
strong support of Genentech's Citizen's Petition. Filed on December 5, 2008,
Docket No. FDA-2008-P-0638-0001/CP petitions
that all in vitro diagnostic
tests be held to one set of scientific and regulatory standards. In response,
on May 28, 2009, Agendia formally submitted...
VeraSun Energy Selects Valero as Successful Bidder for Seven Facilities
...the US Bankruptcy Court on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at noon. The sales are expected to close in April.
VeraSun and 24 of its subsidiaries filed petitions
for relief under chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Delaware on October 31, 2008. The chapter 11 case...
Court Determines that University of Pittsburgh and Artecel Have Sole Rights to Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Patent
... September, 2004,
following and as a result of two petitions
filed in the Patent and
Trademark Office ("PTO"). Prior to these petitions
to the PTO, both the
Pittsburgh inventors (Drs. Ka...e by Drs. Katz and Llull, Dr. Hedrick
and UC filed petitions
to the PTO both before the issuance of this
Use of Rx to OTC Switch as Product Management Tactic Enjoys Comeback
...ting this recent upswing in Rx to OTC switches include
patent expirations, generic competition, suitability for OTC shelves, drug
safety and efficacy, petitions
to the FDA and manufacturer trends. Some
future potential switches include leading gastrointestinal drugs Prevacid,
Protonix and AcipHex; antilipidemi...
SGI receives court approval for bankruptcy motions
...filing, and maintain uninterrupted delivery of products and services to customers.
On May 8, SGI and its domestic U.S. subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions
for business reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
SGI, which employs 340 people at its Chippewa Falls manufacturing plant,...
H-1B jobs: Where is the shortage of skilled workers?
...ices says it reached its limit for 2008 H-1B visa petitions
in a single day and will not accept any more, to t...d foreign workers.
The agency began accepting petitions
Monday for the fiscal year starting October 1 and ...nted to 65,000, although the cap does not apply to petitions
made on behalf of current H-1B holders, and an add...
Misconceptions dominate the immigration debate
...fee to most H-1B petitions.
Because employers usually file multiple H-1B petitions
for each worker, U.S. employers are contributing in the neighborhood of $25...t the fact that this year U.S. employers paid to file more than 60,000 H-1B petitions
than are available is reason enough to increase the cap.
Congress is in...