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First medicinal cannabis drug listed on the Australian Pharmaceuticals Benefits Scheme
On 1 May 2021 Epidyolex, the first medicinal cannabis drug product was listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). The costs of drug products listed on the PBS are subsidised by the Australian Government. Epidyolex is used in combination with at least two other anti-epileptic medicines to treat Dravet syndrome – a genetic epileptic disease that gives rise to seizures that doesn’t respond well to standard medications. While Epidyolex is the second medicinal cannabis drug registered for...
May 6, 2021
1 min read
Illumina v MGI: Patents Court gives guidance on the...
In Illumina v Latvia MGI Tech (MGI) [2021]...
March 26, 2021
9 min read
Introduction of the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal...
On the 3rd February 2021, the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal...
March 2, 2021
1 min read
Managing Scientific Collaboration Agreements within...
Scientific Collaboration Agreements allow a public servant,...
November 9, 2020
5 min read
French Healthtech in the Covid crisis: when strategic issues lead to growth
The strategic challenges of the French Healthtech sector - health, innovation, sovereignty - are undeniably...
October 13, 2020
6 min read
A vaccine for COVID 19 –risks and liabilities in international perspective
As the development of vaccines against COVID-19 is progressing, the question becomes urgent who will...
September 8, 2020
17 min read
Transfer of value in France: publication of the regulatory provisions specifying the ceilings above which an authorization from the authorities is required
An important change to the new regime governing transfer of value to HCPs, students and associations...
August 20, 2020
2 min read
Australian Export Legislation Amendments Smooth the Way for Cannabis Export
The Export Control Legislation Amendment (Certification of Narcotic Exports) Bill 2020 (Cth), which passed...
June 26, 2020
3 min read
COVID-19 & Privacy & Data Protection Chart
COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact on businesses. Many employers have deployed business continuity...
April 14, 2020
1 min read
COVID-19: UK Public Health Perspectives
As Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread across the globe, in an effort to prepare for all...
March 27, 2020
13 min read
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