Skip to main content

Global Regulation of the Pharmaceutical Sector: United States

This guide is designed to help students in Prof. Abbott's course of the same name.

Federal Statutes

United States Code (FDSYS)

Title 21, Food and Drugs

Title 35, Patents

United States Code (US House)

Title 21, Food and Drugs

Title 35, Patents

Thomas Public Laws

America Invents Act, Pub. L. 112-29 (2011).

Drug Price Competition and Patent Term Restoration Act of 1984, Pub. L. No. 98-417, 98 Stat. 1585 (Hatch-Waxman Act).

Biologics Price Competition and Innovation (BPCI) Act of 2009, Pub. L. No. 111-148.

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Pub. L. No. 111-148.

The United States Code, United States Statutes at Large, U.S. Federal Legislative History, and U.S. Congressional Documents Libraries are also available for FSU College of Law students through HeinOnline.  Sign in for Off-campus access if you are not within the CoL complex.

Federal Agency Documents

Federal Regulations

United States Food and Drug Administration

Code of Federal Regulations

Title 21(Food and Drugs)

Title 37 (Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights)

Federal Register

The Code of Federal Regulations and Federal Register are also available for FSU College of Law students through HeinOnline.  Sign in for Off-campus access if you are not within the CoL complex.

Regulations.gov contains agency and publicly submitted documents that are useful in understanding the perspective on pending and promulgated rules of the agencies and other participants in the rule-making process.

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Guides   |   Ask-A-Librarian   |   Book-A-Librarian   |   Suggest an Item   |   A-Z List   
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.