Pharmaceutical Executive-12-17-2008

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

December 17, 2008

Consumer pharma marketers are going to have to be a little more careful when using celebrity spokespeople or actors playing physicians. PhRMA has updated its rules and the consensus is clear - if you are paying for promotion, it must be noted in the ad.

News Analysis
Pharmaceutical Executive

December 17, 2008

Forget putting a cap on how much a gift to doctors should cost, the state of Massachusetts is considering outlawing everything from pens to meals - and don't even think about handing out free tickets to next week's Red Sox game.