Navigation Through Fair Market Value Ambiguity
Determining Fair Market Value (FMV) benchmarks are a vital factor to global compliance with increasing emphasis on regulations including the Physician Payments Sunshine Act, the Loi Bertrand, and the EFPIA Disclosure Code.
Five Essential Considerations for Efficient Site Contracts and Payments
There are many challenges involved in executing global
CTAs and, in turn, performing investigator payments in
clinical research, but a number of these challenges can
be averted with proper planning and execution in the
budget development stage.
Innovation in Investigator Site Contracting
Investigator site contracting and management of site payments are often overlooked as opportunities to
accelerate study start-up and to reduce the expense and complications of managing study
site contractual relationships. However, by targeting this smaller, yet still significant, aspect of
study start-up, sponsors and CROs can expedite the process of contract negotiation, reducing
both the cycle time and burden on the legal infrastructure.