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New MHRA rules for online medicine sales
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2015

The UK Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency ("MHRA") has implemented new rules for selling medicines online. Starting from 1 July 2015


Engaging with the English NHS in a time of turmoil - top tips for healthcare organisations
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2015

The passing of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 ("HASCA") in the UK ushered in a wave of systemic reforms of the English NHS and its commissioning


A snap shot of competition law in the NHS
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2015

The application of competition law to the UK's NHS organisations was clarified by the Health and Social Care Act 2012 (HASCA). Whilst it was heavily


Being more human
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2015

Jeremy Hunt in his recent speech announced a change in focus from a bureaucratic National Health system to a ‘patient-centric’ one, in essence


Court of Appeal upholds damages award of £28 million for manufacturer of generic esomeprazole
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2015

The Court of Appeal has upheld a damages award made to Consilient and Krka arising from an interim injunction wrongfully obtained by AstraZenea


Parking costs at NHS hospitals continue to rise despite government promises to tackle the issue
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2015

The Department of Health issued guidance in August 2014 in an attempt to halt the increasing costs of parking. This recommended that concessions such


New UK regulations allow mitochondrial donation IVF techniques in the UK
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

The UK government has passed new regulations which allow IVF clinics to be licensed to carry out techniques designed to eradicate the transmission of


Expert group publishes recommendations on UK regenerative medicines
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

An expert group of doctors, academics, pharmaceutical company representatives and government officials has recently published a report ("Building on


Over 100 avoidable amputations a week due to poor diabetes care
  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

Figures released by Diabetes UK show that the number of diabetes related amputations has risen to an all time high of 135 per week. What is


Director of a healthcare firm ordered to pay penalties of £250k after 100 year old resident died in fall from hoist
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

Company director Mohammed Zarook and the company which owned the Meppershall Care Home, GA Projects, were prosecuted following an incident in August