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Franchising the route to international expansion in the healthcare sector
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2013

Franchising is a proven route to the successful international expansion of businesses such as schools, pharmacies and care providers. In the hotel


Privacy is permanentnot temporary
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • November 27 2013

A few days ago, the UK data protection watchdog (ICO) released a warning to organisations that employ temporary or agency workers. The ICO warned


Two recent court decisions highlight Medicare Secondary Payer issues
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2010

Last week, two important Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) decisions were issued


Competition
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 5 2012

The European Commission is pursuing formal antitrust proceedings to investigate whether a number of international publishers have, possibly with the help of Apple, engaged in anti-competitive practices affecting the sale of e-books in the EU


Novelty of new dosage regimes and the emergence of a new EPO-friendly regime
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2008

Merck owned a patent for the use of a new dosage regime for Finasteride, a drug for male pattern baldness


Clarification of biogen insufficiency
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2008

Citalopram is an antidepressant drug


Clarification of the law on industrial application
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2008

Eli Lilly sought to revoke a European patent owned by Human Genome Sciences on various grounds, including failure to disclose an invention capable of industrial application


Markush claims and selection patents
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2008

This case examines the validity of patents for individual compounds (and their salts) falling within a previously disclosed class of compounds and reviews the old case law on “selection patents”


Swine flu: a serious risk that should be dealt with sensibly by employers
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2009

As the number of confirmed cases of swine flu in the UK increases, the Department of Health has warned employers to expect repeated waves of one in four employees being off work in the event that swine flu reaches a pandemic


FSA writes on long-term care funding
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • July 8 2011

FSA has written to the Dilnot Commission on Funding of Care and Support saying it believes the financial services industry has a role to play