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COVID-19: Our series of regulatory legislation trackers for the Life Sciences & Healthcare industry
COVID-19 presents an unprecedented challenge to the global life sciences industry.  Members of our International Life Sciences & Healthcare team, lawyers who have a wealth of hands-on experience and strong relationships with regulatory bodies, have worked together to provide an update in the form of a Q&A for each of the countries we are located.  This update aims to provide guidance on the responses of EU and Asia-Pac regulators in the areas of clinical trials, medical devices,...
May 7, 2020
1 min read
Italy: Pharmaceutical company fined by the Italian...
Essetifin S.p.A., Leadiant Biosciences Ltd., Leadiant...
July 18, 2022
6 min read
Spanish Competition Authority analyses distribution...
On June 22, 2022, the Spanish Competition Authority (“CNMC”)...
July 18, 2022
6 min read
Final(ly) Rules of Procedure of the UPC
Apart from the Unified Patent Court Agreement and a large...
July 18, 2022
1 min read
To opt-out or not? The UPC will change the rules of the game in the European patent field possibly as soon as next fall
Early this year it became clear that the long-pending reform of the European patent system is finally...
June 1, 2022
7 min read
Artificial Intelligence Systems for Medical Diagnosis
The Italian Ministry of Health has published a document on its website entitled “Artificial Intelligence...
May 25, 2022
1 min read
China Health and Medical Data Protection (I): Human Genetic Resources Information
I. An Overview of Regulatory Regime Under the Chinese law, human generic resources...
May 24, 2022
13 min read
New Draft Implementing Regulations propose key changes for pharmaceuticals in China
On 9 May 2022, the National Medical Products Administration (the “NMPA”) published the Implementing Regulations...
May 19, 2022
5 min read
The European Health Data Space Proposal of the European Commission
Unleashing the full potential of health data through facilitating secondary use? On...
May 5, 2022
12 min read
The UPC Committees rule!
Start of the Provisional Application Phase and first committee meetings The Provisional...
April 7, 2022
12 min read
Gender Equality in the COVID-Impacted Workplace: A Global View, Bird & Bird & Sheppard Mullin Women in Healthcare Leadership Collaborative
Bird & Bird hosted a virtual event to discuss gender equality in the Covid-impacted workplace with...
April 1, 2022
1 min read
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