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Ontario to Require Public Disclosure of Industry Payments to Health Care Professionals
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • September 28 2017

On September 27, 2017, the Government of Ontario tabled a bill to enact the Health Sector Payment Transparency Act, 2017, (the "Act") which will


Health Canada To Publish Regulations Implementing New Authorities under Vanessa’s Law
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • June 29 2016

On June 18, 2016, the Federal Department of Health published a Notice of Intent to amend the Food and Drug Regulations and the Medical Devices


Meet SAHPRA - New Regulator of Medices, Medical Devices and IVDs
  • Fasken
  • South Africa
  • February 29 2016

On 24 December 2015 the Medicines and Related Substances Amendment Act, 14 of 2015 was passed into law. We refer to this as 'the 2015 Amendment'. The


More regulation on medical devices - coming soon?
  • Fasken
  • South Africa
  • July 27 2015

At present the licensing, sale and distribution of medical devices is not fully regulated under South African law. Although medical devices are


New guidance on the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • April 13 2015

On April 2, 2015 Health Canada launched two new initiatives directly related to the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (the “Act”): (1) The


Vanessa’s Law enacted by Parliament - a new chapter in drug and device enforcement in Canada
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • November 10 2014

On November 6, 2014, the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law) received Royal Assent andbecame law in Canada. This new


An update on the proposed EU revisions to the regulation of medical devices
  • Fasken
  • European Union
  • October 8 2014

The existing European legislation which established a regulatory regime for medical devices is over 20 years old. The current regulatory regime


The Comprehensive European Trade Agreement - what’s in it for Canadian medical device manufacturers?
  • Fasken
  • Canada, European Union
  • October 28 2013

On October 18, 2013, Canada and the European Union concluded the negotiation of the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA). Although much of


Health Canada loosens restrictions on medical device RFPs
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • September 13 2013

On September 4, 2013, Health Canada announced that it has revised its position on the exclusion of information describing unlicensed medical devices


One contractor; two hospital unions; two different outcomes
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • September 5 2013

An interesting series of recent labour tribunal decisions provide lessons for hospitals and their service providers about the application of