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Introduction of the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2021
On the 3rd February 2021, the Narcotic Drugs Amendment (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2021 (Bill) was introduced into the Australian Parliament. The Bill aims to streamline the current regulatory scheme for cultivation, production, research and manufacture of medicinal cannabis. The Bill encompasses amendments to the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 (Act) to reflect recommendations that came out of a review of the Act. The objectives of the Act are to prevent abuse and diversion of controlled narcotics and to...
March 2, 2021
1 min read
Impact of Brexit on Artificial Intelligence in Hea...
AI developments in the UK The UK is starting...
February 5, 2021
5 min read
Indirect infringement in Spanish courts: a trend reversal...
The specialised Section No. 15 of the Appeal Court of Barcelona...
January 22, 2021
4 min read
Chinese patent linkage system – the Chinese Supreme...
The Chinese Supreme Court (“SPC”) released on...
November 13, 2020
6 min read
Managing Scientific Collaboration Agreements within the French Healthtech Sector
Scientific Collaboration Agreements allow a public servant, most of the time a researcher, (who...
November 9, 2020
5 min read
Australian Courts apply “European Support” test to find key Wyeth’s Prevnar 13 patent invalid
In the recent decision in the Australian front of the Prevnar 13 patent litigation, Merck...
November 4, 2020
10 min read
AstraZeneca held liable for additional healthcare costs
In a judgment of 14 October 2020 the District Court The Hague ruled in a landslide decision that AstraZeneca...
October 15, 2020
10 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
Post-Transition Brexit: New MHRA Guidelines on Medicines
With a post-transition Brexit looming on the horizon, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory...
September 30, 2020
7 min read
Hungary: New Legal Provisions set out Mandatory Infrastructure for Telemedicine
Until recently the Hungarian legal background of telemedicine was not particularly detailed. For obvious...
September 29, 2020
4 min read
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