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De-identification and medical records in NSW

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • October 24 2014

Are health service providers in New South Wales obliged by the Health Records and Information Privacy Act 2002 (NSW) to de-identify medical records

FWC supports employer’s right to nominate doctor

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • July 8 2014

The Fair Work Commission has ruled that an employer was entitled to require one of its employees to attend an appointment with a general practitioner

Australian case notes - Odisho v Bonazzi 2014 VSCA 11

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • May 20 2014

In this case the appellant, a patient who suffered a thromboembolic event following the use of tranexamic acid, claimed that her doctor had

High Court grants special leave to appeal extension of time in pharmaceutical patent case

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • April 15 2014

Last Friday the High Court of Australia granted Alphapharm special leave to appeal from a decision of the Full Federal Court in Aspen Pharma Pty Ltd

Federal Court holds that employers can require employees to provide medical reports and undergo medical examinations

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 25 2014

The Federal Court has provided guidance on when an employer can require an employee to obtain a medical report or undergo a medical examination in

The image of deception

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 14 2014

On 10 March 2014, the Federal Court of Australia found that Breast Check Pty Ltd engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct and made false

Breaking news High Court hands down important decision in relation to infringement of pharmaceutical patents

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • December 4 2013

A few hours ago, the High Court handed down its long awaited decision in Apotex v Sanofi. While the High Court confirmed that methods of medical

Just genes? Lessons from the Myriad litigation

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • August 19 2013

Last month the United States Supreme Court ruled that certain naturally occurring DNA sequences (the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, mutations in which are

Experimental evidence comply with the rules or risk inadmissibility

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • March 22 2013

By refusing to allow Generic Health to adduce experimental evidence in a patent case currently being heard in the Federal Court, Justice Jagot has

Blockbuster drug goes bust? The Federal Court finds three AstraZeneca patents relating to Crestor (rosuvastatin) invalid

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • March 7 2013

In an important decision handed down on Tuesday, Justice Jagot of the Federal Court held that three patents relating to the blockbuster drug Crestor