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Latest developments in Australia and New Zealand
  • AJ Park
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • October 12 2016

Australia’s Productivity Commission issued a draft report in May 2016 recommending sweeping changes to the patent system, as well as to the systems


On the pulse: 10 health law issues to watch in 2016
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • February 10 2016

Lecretia Seales' challenge to the law on assisted suicide has reignited public debate about an individual's right to aid in Dying when terminally ill


Opportunity to make submissions on Natural Health and Supplementary Products Bill
  • AJ Park
  • New Zealand
  • November 18 2016

New Zealand's Natural Health and Supplementary Products Bill has been held up again, with Parliament extending the deadlines for submitting on aspects


Patentability of kit-of-parts claims - the contrast between New Zealand and Australia
  • Henry Hughes IP
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • April 30 2014

In combination therapy patents, the invention lies in the discovery of a particular therapeutic benefit to taking two (or more) different


Suspension for misappropriation of medication by nurse
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 13 2011

A nurse has been found guilty of professional misconduct for ordering prescription medication for residents at a rest home when she knew or ought to have known that the medication was not being administered to the residents, and for misappropriating codeine phosphate tablets for her own use


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


New Zealand Patents Update - Proposed Amendments
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • September 22 2016

The New Zealand Parliament’s Commerce Select Committee has handed down its report in respect of the Patents (Trans-Tasman Patent Attorneys and Other


Mental health and UK employment law part 6
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • February 7 2014

Yesterday was 'Time to Talk' day, a day about getting people to talk about mental health. Why does talking about mental health matter to business? It


Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2015 update on recent changes to Australia’s intellectual property legislation
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • April 15 2015

The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2015 (Cth) received Royal Assent on 25 February 2015. Although some changes under the Act came into


Ripple effect from judicial review of commercial tendering
  • Chapman Tripp
  • New Zealand
  • August 17 2015

The successful judicial review of the recent Ministry of Health tender for problem gambling services in Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand v