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Short Note: foreign teenagers, medical treatment and the inherent jurisdiction
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • April 13 2016

In Re Z 2016 EWHC 784 (Fam), Baker J had to consider the exercise of the court's powers under the inherent jurisdiction to recognise and enforce


Are you complying with the new Code of Standards for Advertising and Marketing Communications in Ireland?
  • DWF LLP
  • Ireland
  • April 11 2016

The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (ASAI) is the independent self-regulatory body set up and financed by the advertising industry and


Mental health, taking of blood samples without patient consent
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • February 1 2012

Mr Justice MacMenamin in his judgement dated 26 July 2011, held that the taking of blood samples by doctors treating a woman suffering from severe mental illness was lawful, despite her failure to give consent


Irish patent perspectives pharmaceutical revocation actions, an obvious step in the right direction?
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • December 31 2009

The recent Commercial Court case of Glaxo Group Limited v Patents Act (2009) is the only Irish decision in recent times to deal with the revocation of a patent on the grounds of lack of inventive step


Case of the month: Levinwick v Hollingsworth 2014 IEHC 333
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • September 16 2014

In Levinwick v Hollingsworth 2014 IEHC 333 the court refused the plaintiff's application (a pharmacist owner) seeking to enforce a term in the


Consent is no minor issue
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • January 25 2012

The treatment of minors and the lack of legal clarity surrounding some issues of consent may result in a healthcare professional facing serious ethical and legal predicaments


Interim injunctions and the pharmaceutical industry in Ireland
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • February 4 2011

The launch of a generic product onto the marketplace in competition with a patented pharmaceutical product can have devastating effects on an originator company's market position and pricing strategy


The plain facts the challenges posed by the introduction of plain packaging
  • FRKelly
  • Ireland
  • September 7 2015

Plain packaging is a regulatory proposal requiring generic packaging for all tobacco products the packaging must consist of 65 health warnings


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, USA, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Canada, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


Clinical trial agreements: Five key concepts
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland
  • January 24 2013

Clinical trials play a pivotal role in the development of market-safe pharmaceuticals and medical devices and, needless to say, sit within an