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AOD-9604: patents, peptides, performance and.cellulite?
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • May 14 2013

Australia is no stranger to sporting scandals. Cricket's "John the bookmaker" affair, horse racing's "Fine Cotton" scandal and any number of player


Chemist Warehouse web pages fall foul of TGA's advertising laws
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • February 6 2014

He Therapeutic Products Advertising Complaints Resolution Panel has requested that Chemist Warehouse formally retract "health information" web pages


New Zealand takes its first legislative step towards plain packaging for tobacco products
  • Henry Hughes IP
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 12 2014

The Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill ("the Bill"), which aims to amend the Smoke-free Environments Act 1990 ("the


Part 2 - impact of social media on promotional activities
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • November 30 2011

Compared to other industries, the pharmaceutical industry is one of the most highly regulated industries when it comes to advertising and promotion of pharmaceuticals to consumers and healthcare professionals


TGA takes first step towards clearer advertising requirements
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 11 2010

The TGA is seeking public comment on changing the rules for the advertisement of therapeutic goods


Communiqué of the 31st Chinese Medicine Board of Australia meeting
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • July 2 2014

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia has released a communiqué from the meeting held on 29 April 2014 at AHPRA's National Office in


Doctors advertising and social media
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • March 13 2014

All doctors are registered under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act (National Law). Under the National Law, in relation to


ENT surgeons cut into each other common law qualified privilege in defamation
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • February 27 2014

The New South Wales Court of Appeal in Prince v Malouf 2014 NSWCA 12 has recently overturned a District Court award of damages The two parties, Dr


Feeling better after Federal Court decision
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • October 12 2012

On 25 May 2012, the Federal Court handed down its decision in Swisse Vitamins Pty Ltd v The Complaints Resolution Panel, an appeal against the decision of the Complaints Resolution Panel (the Panel) that advertisements published by Swisse Vitamins Pty Ltd (Swisse) were in contravention of the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code 2007 (Code


Australian health experts urge “junk food” regulations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • November 2 2012

Two health experts who recently appeared on Australia’s ABC Lateline have reportedly called for additional government regulation to help combat rising obesity levels