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Harry Radomski and Richard Naiberg speak at Webinar: International Regulatory Initiatives to Improve the Delivery of Healthcare in the Fight Against COVID-19

May-14-2020

Lawyer Richard Naiberg, Harry Radomski

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World Law Group 2020 Spring eConference
Life Sciences Group: International Regulatory Initiatives to Improve the Delivery of Healthcare in the Fight Against COVID-19
May 14, 2020
9:00 AM EST

Moderator:
Harry Radomski, Goodmans LLP

Panelists:
Jonathan Kelp, MinterEllison
Richard Naiberg, Goodmans LLP
Helena Nilsson, Setterwalls

This webinar will feature a discussion of the policies adopted by governments in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia to streamline regulatory processes to fight COVID-19, including those related to

  1. Expediting the approval of new drugs, vaccines and medical devices, including by relying upon approvals granted in other jurisdictions with comparable regulatory regimes.
  2. Providing for compulsory licensing of inventions with application for COVID-19.
  3. Relaxing regulatory and reporting requirements for COVID-19 related drugs, foods and medical devices.
  4. Facilitating cross-border cooperation between regulatory agencies.
  5. Providing mechanisms to identify and remedy shortages in drugs (including disinfectants), foods, personal protective and testing equipment and other necessary items.
  6. Altering the parameters of competition law to permit cooperative work toward COVID-19 related goals among entities who are normally competitors of each other.
  7.  Increasing the scrutiny on advertisers of consumer products that make claims related to efficacy for COVID-19.

To register for the webinar click here.