Press/Op-eds/White Papers

Public Policy Press Releases

September 13, 2012
Press Release Innovation 101 Capitol Hill Briefing on Medical Device Innovation

April 4, 2012
CONNECT Commends President, Congress for bipartisan work to enact JOBS Act

March 27, 2012
CONNECT Applauds Congress for sending JOBS Act to President

December 8, 2011
CONNECT Endorsement of Moran Warner Startup Act

June 9, 2011
CONNECT and SDIPLA Applaud the U.S. Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling in favor of innovation

March 16, 2011
CONNECT Most Innovative Product Award Winner ecoATM to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Small Business Committee on Reauthorization of the Small Business Innovation Research Program

December 9, 2010
CONNECT Cautiously Endorses FCC Chairman’s Open Internet Proposal

November 18, 2010
CONNECT calls on Congress to step up oversight of federal regulations that hinder innovation

September 1, 2010
NBA Legend Bill Walton to host Capitol Hill Briefings on Sports Technology Policy

April 21, 2010
CONNECT Hires Capitol Hill Veteran Timothy Tardibono to lead D.C. Office

Public Policy Op-Eds/Articles

February 25, 2013
Firms Fight for Repeal of Medical Device Tax San Diego Business Journal

September 9, 2011
Supreme Court affirms assumption of patent validity in Microsoft v. i4i

April 7, 2011
Small Biz Calls Patent Bill More of the Same

March 25, 2011
Bill would give small firms more R&D funding

September 2, 2010
FCC Shouldn’t Forget California

June 25, 2010
Higher Education Funding: Vital to California’s Economic Recovery

 White Papers

A Third Seat at the Table: An Insider’s Perspective on Patient Representatives
By Duane Roth
CONNECT, La Jolla, Calif.
©2011 The Hastings Center
January-February 2011

The Distributed Partering Model for Drug Discovery and Development
By Duane Roth and
Pedro Cuatrecasas
CONNECT, La Jolla, Calif.
and the Departments of Pharmacology
and of Internal Medicine,
University of California, San Diego
January 2010


Public Policy Contact:

Gary Klein
Vice President, Public Policy
Email: gklein@connect.org
Phone: (202) 207-3600

Theresa Andrews
Director, Public Policy
Email: tandrews@connect.org
Phone: (858) 964-1337
Fax: (858) 964-1301
San Diego
Office Address

8950 Villa La Jolla Drive
Suite A124
La Jolla, CA 92037

Mailing Address
8950 Villa La Jolla Drive
Suite A124
La Jolla, CA 92037
Washington DC
Office Address

University of California
Washington Center
1608 Rhode Island Ave
Suite 245
Washington DC, 20036