The European Commission’s Medical Device Coordination Group (MDCG) endorsed a new guidance on the classification of medical devices
EU pharmaceutical strategy: today the Commission launched a public consultation on the revision of the EU general pharmaceuticals legislation (open until December 21, 2021)
🚀 Applications are open for "Sprint Startup": the growth path for startups in the agri food tech and life sciences sectors, organised by Accuracy, Portolano Cavallo and Wave srl in collaboration with Assolombarda.
4. European Court of Justice focuses on the requirements for the cross-border online sale of non-prescription medicines
On July 8, 2021, the European Court of Justice ruled on the interpretation of Directive 2001/83/EC in case C-178/20.
Compulsory licenses: Italy takes a step forward with the new article 70-bis of the industrial property code
Law Decree No. 77 of 31 May 2021 introduced into the Italian Industrial Property Code Article 70-bis on compulsory licenses for medicinal products and medical devices in case of declaration of a state of emergency
Pharmaceutical company liability in clinical trials: The italian supreme court’s latest decision
On April 20, 2021, the Italian Supreme Court dealt with a complex and much debated matter: pharmaceutical company liability for damages to a participant in a sponsored clinical trial.