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A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially


Regulating the nip and tuck: cosmetic medical services growth expands
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • May 21 2015

Cosmetic medicine is one of Australia's fastest growing consumer markets, yet the AUD $1 billion1 consumer market is largely unregulated. On the


ACCC v Pfizer some guidance to pharmaceutical companies on navigating competition risk
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • March 3 2015

In brief The Federal Court of Australia has recently dismissed the ACCC’s case against pharmaceutical company Pfizer. The ACCC alleged that Pfizer had


ACCC pursues Pfizer over Lipitor drug
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • September 2 2014

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Australian Federal Court decides protecting your brand against generic pharmaceuticals is not a misuse of market power
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia
  • March 18 2015

In a decision which will be welcomed by many pharmaceutical companies the Federal Court of Australia recently dismissed proceedings instituted by the


Hospital’s by-laws flatline on the competition table
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 22 2014

The ACCC has launched proceedings in the Federal Court against Little Company of Mary Health Ltd and its subsidiary Calvary Health Care Riverina Ltd


Below cost pricing?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • September 1 2014

According to reports in Friday's Australian FianancialRreview, (Hannah Low, page 32), the ACCC has sought to widen its claim against Pfizer. We


Competition law scrutiny of patent settlements - a new focus in Australia?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • November 15 2016

Settlement agreements in patent disputes between pharmaceutical companies may soon face greater competition law scrutiny in Australia. The


Misuse of market power: How proposed changes to the law will affect the private health insurance sector
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • April 6 2016

The Turnbull Government recently announced that it will adopt the Harper Review's recommendation to amend section 46 of the Competition and Consumer


Harper Review - implications for the private health insurance industry
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • April 10 2015

On 31 March 2015 the final report of the Competition Policy Review Panel chaired by Professor Ian Harper (Harper Review) was released. The Harper