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Transfers of value to “influencers”: new disclosure obligation for companies in the health sector
The list of beneficiaries of transfers of value subject to compulsory disclosure in the French public...
January 21, 2020
2 min read
Access to toxicity study reports and protection of commercial interests
Gerard Hogan, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) recently...
November 22, 2019
8 min read
Dutch competition authority ACM publishes a sector report on the impact of biosimilars on competition between TNF-alfa inhibitors
The Dutch competition authority, ACM, initiated a market study in 2018 into the effect of the introduction...
October 7, 2019
5 min read
Transfer of value: amendments to the French “anti-gift” provisions by the draft Health Act
The French so-called “anti-gift” provisions strictly frame the conditions under which companies...
July 2, 2019
2 min read
Investing in the future of cannabis in the UK – lessons from the German model
The excitement around the potential for the UK cannabis market – medicinal and nutritional – to continue...
June 4, 2019
27 min read
Manufacturing and stockpiling waiver set to limit rights of holders of SPCs for medicines
On 17 April 2019, the European Parliament approved, by a large majority, an amendment of the Regulation...
May 8, 2019
2 min read
Processing health data in France: What to look out for after GDPR?
French law imposes stricter requirements than the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) regarding...
March 1, 2019
3 min read
Between pharma, agriculture and narcotics: The rise of medical Cannabis in a controversial emerging regulatory environment
Since liberalisation at the beginning of 2017, industrial and medical Cannabis have experienced a boom...
December 12, 2018
3 min read
The legal basis for Belgian biobanks enters into force
10 years after its first official publication, the legal framework on biobanks has entered into force...
December 11, 2018
3 min read
Changes afoot for Belgian manufacturers of allogeneic ATMPs
Last month, the Belgian Parliament voted in favour of a set of measures that are notably meant to clarify...
December 11, 2018
5 min read