Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

Joint Statement by Secretaries Clinton and Sebelius on a 1946-1948 Study

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Govt/Business Scandals,History,Religion/Ethics

http://www.state.gov/secretary/rm/2010/10/148464.htm

Statement of regret and apology for a sexually-transmitted disease inoculation study conducted by the U.S. Public Health Service in Guatemala in the late 1940s.  From the State Department

Investigational New Drug Safety Reporting Requirements for Human Drug and Biological Products and Safety Reporting Requirements for Bioavailability and Bioequivalence Studies in Humans

Categories: Health/Medical,Laws/Regulations

http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=2010_register&docid=fr29se10-3.pdf

Final regulation on safety reporting requirements for investigational new drug applications.  The regulation calls for quicker distribution of critical safety information and better protection of human subjects enrolled in clinical trials.  From the Food and Drug Administration

Findings Regarding the Market Events of May 6, 2010

Categories: Business/Economics,Financial Crisis/Markets

http://www.sec.gov/news/studies/2010/marketevents-report.pdf

Subtitled: Report of the Staffs of the CFTC and SEC to the Joint Advisory Committee on Emerging Regulatory Issues.  Explores what happened in the so-called Flash Crash of May 6, 2010, when more than 20,000 trades affecting more than 300 securities were concluded at prices more than 60% away from their values minutes before, and offers a lessons learned from the experience.  From the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.