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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
New Draft Implementing Regulations propose key changes...
On 9 May 2022, the National Medical Products Administration (the...
May 19, 2022
5 min read
The European Health Data Space Proposal of the European Commission
Unleashing the full potential of health data through...
May 5, 2022
12 min read
Gender Equality in the COVID-Impacted Workplace: A...
Bird & Bird hosted a virtual event to discuss gender equality...
April 1, 2022
1 min read
The Return of Biosimilar Substitution in France
Every year the Social Security Financing Law for 2022 (LFSS 2022) introduces several measures resulting...
March 28, 2022
3 min read
International Comparative Legal Guide to Digital Health 2022
Our Life Sciences IP, Regulatory and Data Protection experts Sally Shorthose, Toby Bond, Emma Drake and...
March 17, 2022
1 min read
France introduces a new R&D tax credit for collaborative research work
France has introduced a new research tax credit ("R&D tax credit") in the framework of collaborative...
January 27, 2022
3 min read
Renewal of early access and compassionate use frameworks in France
On 1 July 2021, the early access and compassionate use reform entered into force. A medical treatment...
November 10, 2021
6 min read
UK medical devices regime set for an upgrade
Just 7 months after the expiry of the Brexit transition period, the Medicines and Healthcare products...
October 7, 2021
4 min read
Healthcare research and the GDPR – which legal basis is appropriate?
Establishing the correct legal basis under the GDPR is essential for any project involving use of...
October 4, 2021
13 min read
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