Tuesday, December 11, 2018


Lawsuit alleges NIH, FDA let clinical trial sponsors off the hook

STAT News covers a lawsuit against the FDA and the NIH filed by the Law School's Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic with the assistance of the Yale Law School Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT).

Tuesday, December 11, 2018


Freedom of Information…Unless Agencies Decide Otherwise?

FDA Law Blog covers a lawsuit against the FDA and the NIH filed by the Law School's Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic with the assistance of the Yale Law School Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT).

Wednesday, November 7, 2018


CRIT Files Joint Amicus Brief in Support of Health Plans

Yale Law School’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) filed an amicus brief arguing that certain documents containing information on a diabetes medication with a contentious clinical and regulatory history should be made available to the public.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


CRIT Submits Comments on FDA's Draft Guidance, Calls for Stronger Procedures

Yale’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency has submitted public comments on the FDA's draft guidance on civil penalties relating to the ClinicalTrials.gov database.

Thursday, October 4, 2018


Becca Heller ’10 and Adjunct Professor Gregg Gonsalves named 2018 MacArthur Fellows

Human rights lawyer Becca Heller ’10 and Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law Gregg Gonsalves are among the 25 individuals chosen as 2018 MacArthur Fellows.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018


MFIA, CRIT Sue Government Over Clinical Trial Data

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic has filed suit against the federal government asking agencies to comply with their legal obligations to notify the public of researchers’ failure to report clinical trial results on ClinicalTrials.gov.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018


CRIT Report on Confronting the FDA Available in Other Languages

On February 28, 2018, Yale's Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) released Spanish, French and Portuguese versions of their policy paper, "What's in Your Medicine Cabinet? Ensuring the Safety and Efficacy of Prescription Drugs, Biologics and Medical Devices in the United States."

Wednesday, November 8, 2017


Amgen Challenge of FDA Decision on Pediatric Exclusivity Could Have Wider Implications

Research Scholar in Law and Research Fellow Jeannie Kim is quoted, and the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency mentioned, in a story about an FDA decision regarding the exclusivity of a drug marketed by Amgen.

Friday, November 3, 2017


CRIT Releases Paper Promoting Transparency in Clinical Research

Yale’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) released a new white paper on November 3, 2017, entitled “Promoting Transparency in Clinical Research: Why and How.”

Thursday, August 10, 2017


MFIA/CRIT Lawsuit Prompts Expedited Release of Information from FDA

In response to a lawsuit filed by Yale Law School’s MFIA Clinic MFIA and supported by CRIT, the FDA granted expedited processing to a FOIA request for information concerning one of the most controversial drug approvals in FDA history and the contested clinical trials supporting it.

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