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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
Spanish courts say “no” to the evergreening on data...
Three recent judgments handed down by the Central Administrative...
June 14, 2021
8 min read
First medicinal cannabis drug listed on the Australian...
On 1 May 2021 Epidyolex, the first medicinal cannabis drug product...
May 6, 2021
1 min read
EU merger control – new guidance brings uncertainty...
Illumina’s acquisition of cancer testing startup, Grail, looks...
April 20, 2021
7 min read
Illumina v MGI: Patents Court gives guidance on the skilled person, CGK, and insufficiency
In Illumina v Latvia MGI Tech (MGI) [2021] EWHC 57 (Pat), Birss J (as he...
March 26, 2021
9 min read
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...
March 2, 2021
1 min read
Impact of Brexit on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
AI developments in the UK The UK is starting to uncover significant opportunities...
February 5, 2021
5 min read
Indirect infringement in Spanish courts: a trend reversal and some teachings concerning infringement of second use medical claims
The specialised Section No. 15 of the Appeal Court of Barcelona has recently clarified what indirect...
January 22, 2021
4 min read
Chinese patent linkage system – the Chinese Supreme Court issues Draft Judicial Interpretations
The Chinese Supreme Court (“SPC”) released on 29 October 2020 the “Provisions on Several...
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
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