On Friday, March 13, 2020 Covington & Burling hosted a Briefing Call titled “COVID-19: Evolving Considerations for the Life Sciences Industry” spearheaded by the firm’s Food, Drug and Device industry practice. The discussion was wide-ranging and made some important points. We cover these here.
The FDA 510(k) Program, also referred to as premarket notification, is an FDA marketing clearance application and is the most common avenue of premarket submission for medical devices. This article serves to provide you with a high-level understanding of the items required in 510(k) submissions and resources to help you during the process.