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Pharmaceutical patent term extension and data exclusivity in Australia, New Zealand and Asia: are you missing out?
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand
  • June 5 2015

Knowing the facts about patent term extension and data exclusivity will ensure you are not missing out on the protection your pharmaceutical product


The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the cost of medicines in Australasia
  • Shelston IP Pty Ltd
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • October 6 2015

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) was agreed overnight in Atlanta. Involving 12 countries and potentially affecting up


Very low threshold for CT scans in elderly fall patients recommended
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • October 18 2011

An elderly patient suffered a head injury in an accidental fall and was transported to hospital by ambulance, where she subsequently died


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


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


Nagoya Protocol enters into force on 12 October 2014
  • Henry Hughes IP
  • Australia, Global, New Zealand
  • August 7 2014

The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilisation, a supplementary


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


Pharmaceuticals and TPP New Zealand - makes you wonder what all the fuss was about
  • Baldwins
  • Asia-Pacific, New Zealand
  • October 23 2015

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations concluded in Atlanta earlier this month with an announcement that a deal between the twelve


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


Tribunal accepts that medication errors will happen but disciplines nurse for failing to report
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • September 23 2013

While working on a busy ward, a nurse accidentally administered the wrong medications to a patient without the appropriate checks. The nurse soon