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Germany criminalizes corruption in the health care system
  • Jones Day
  • Germany
  • August 3 2015

On July 29, 2015, the German government adopted a Draft Act against corruption in the health care system (Entwurf eines Gesetzes zur Bekämpfung der


German Federal Court of Justice puts pressure on UGC platform providers
  • Beiten Burkhardt
  • Germany
  • March 4 2016

Life just became harder for rating platforms: The German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) further specified the obligations of a user


Assisted suicide - are doctors guilty of committing an offence?
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • Germany
  • November 18 2015

On November 6 2015 Parliament voted on four proposals relating to the culpability of individuals who assist in another person's suicide. The aim was


Joint Senate of the Federal Court of Justice rules: German prescription drug price maintenance also applies to EU mail service pharmacies
  • Oppenhoff & Partner Rechtsanwälte
  • Germany
  • September 28 2012

Europa Apotheek, the second largest mail service pharmacy in Europe with its seat in the Netherlands, had offered drugs via Internet mail commerce also for the German market


New digital health laws passed by German law makers
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Germany
  • July 13 2015

Doctors in Germany will have access to emergency patient data via electronic health (e-health) cards in the event of an emergency from 2018 if


Weak term 'med' included when assessing similarity of trademarks
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • Germany
  • March 23 2016

The Federal Patent Court recently held that the marks FEDAMED and SEBAMED were confusingly similar. When assessing the likelihood of confusion, the


Umsatzsteuerbefreiung für individuell hergestellte Arzneimittel einer Krankenhausapotheke
  • Beiten Burkhardt
  • Germany
  • December 6 2016

Die Verabreichung von individuell in der Krankenhausapotheke hergestellten Zytostatika im Rahmen einer ambulanten Heilbehandlung (Krebstherapie) in


EU-Domstolen: Tyske regler om prisfastsættelse af receptpligtige lægemidler er i strid med EU-retten
  • Gorrissen Federspiel
  • European Union, Germany
  • December 6 2016

EU-Domstolen har i en dom af 19. oktober 2016 fastslået


Standard distribution agreements for pharmaceutical products
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • Germany
  • July 22 2015

Manufacturers of pharmaceutical products not only sell products themselves, but also use external partners to get their products to market and to


Government draft of e-health law
  • SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte
  • Germany
  • September 9 2015

The government has started to strengthen digital networking in the field of e-health. In future, a doctor will be able to retrieve important