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SPC manufacturing waiver (Part 3): Notification obligations – Information is power


In their third article on the new SPC manufacturing waiver, Verena Bertram and Anja Lunze examine the information obligations under the MW-Regulation and their consequences.


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Territorial licensing: "start at the end before you begin" - Colin McCall and Justyna Ostrowska explain how territorial licences can be a great way to get your product on the market, and why it's still not enough to sign off the rights and wait for the royalties to come more


Too sweet to throw away? Sweetened/carbonated beverages industry law changes in Poland - Agata Głowinkowska and Agnieszka Sztoldman explain important new rules for the food and beverage industry in Poland....
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Arbitration for life sciences companies - Laurence Lieberman, Tasmina Goraya and Colin McCall set out some of the reasons why arbitration can be an attractive alternative for life sciences companies when resolving their contract more


Impact of COVID-19 on venture-backed biotech companies - Josef Fuss, Adrian Toutoungi and Matthew Caskie examine how life sciences companies have experienced a considerable operational impact as a result of the pandemic, which has led to the pausing of a significant percentage of clinical more


Legal advice privilege: where are we now? - Georgina Jones and Iona Macmillan Douglas review the Court of Appeal's important decision on privilege in v Civil Aviation Authority and provide some practical steps that businesses can take to protect their more


Patents diary June 2020: UK Supreme Court holds Regeneron's transgenic mice patents invalid - Paul England explains the meaning and effect of the Supreme Court decision in the Regeneron v Kymab transgenic mouse case....
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