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Europe might have a new approach that allows patenting of stem cells
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • December 19 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has concluded that the use of an organism that is not capable of developing into a human being as a


General Court examines the introduction of new pleas in law during the course of proceedings before the court
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • January 28 2015

On 22 January 2015, the Sixth Chamber of the General Court of the Court of Justice of the European Union (“General Court”) issued its judgement in


European Data Protection Supervisor Opinion on mobile health
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

The EDPS looks at data protection issues in m-health. What's the issue? From lifestyle and wellbeing apps to apps which monitor and regulate


Protecting personalised medicine at the EPO
  • NLO
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

Under Article 54(5) of the European Patent Convention (EPC) 2000, known substances or compositions are deemed to be novel if they are intended for


The patentability of stem cells in Europe
  • VO Patents & Trademarks
  • European Union
  • June 17 2015

Stem cells have several applications with the potential for commercialisation. These range from unique services for customers (eg, a cell-based


Borderline products: food or medicine?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • January 26 2015

The concept of food is not as simple as it seems. In addition to the foods that we eat day-to-day and take for granted, there are other categories of


Obesitas en ontslag: een gewichtige kwestie
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • December 30 2014

Het is inmiddels al jaren bekend: “we” worden steeds dikker, en volgens het RIVM is zelfs de helft van de Nederlanders te zwaar. Het is dan ook niet


Newsletter health law - November December, 2014 - III. EU legislation
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • European Union
  • January 27 2015

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 12522014 of 28 May 2014 supplementing Directive 200183EC of the European Parliament and of the Council


Blue Guide 2014 - guidance on "placing on the market" and other concepts
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • January 30 2015

In April 2014, the European Commission published the Blue Guide on the Implementation of EU Product Rules (the "2014 Blue Guide"). The 2014 Blue


The Nagoya Protocol
  • Marks & Clerk
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • March 19 2015

The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on