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Final MDR and IVDR texts published

As Agent Smith said: “You hear that Mr. Anderson?… That is the sound of inevitability…”. Today’s EU Official Journal contains the final final final texts of the MDR (finally numbered as Regulation (EU) 2017/745) and the IVDR (finally numbered as Regulation (EU) 2017/746), downloadable in any language that you could possibly like. I wish you a pleasant […]

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MDR and IVDR to be published this Friday

Mark 5 May 2017 in your calendar – this date will be a landmark for EU medical devices law because the MDR and IVDR will be published in the EU Official Journal. This means that the MDR and IVDR will enter into force on the twentieth day following that of their publication and from that date […]

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We are looking forward to meet you!

My apologies for the incidental self-promotion. Our practice continues to grow and that means we are always looking for people to staff our firm. We currently have vacancies for a number of lawyers at different levels of seniority. I will therefore tap into the community and hope you can help. So, if you know of any (Dutch law) […]

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This is it: MDR and IVDR texts now ready for final voting

The fat lady has her lines and is about to sing. After the lengthy legal linguist revision process (remember, these texts have to be consistent in 24 languages) the Council published the text for its first reading for the MDR and IVDR.   First reading only, after such a lengthy process in which we arrived at […]

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Where would we be without good people?

Nowhere of course – that’s why it’s so important to keep them motivated and retained. My firm is organising a seminar in Amsterdam on 1 March on Motivation and Retention Strategies in the Life Sciences Industry, with a focus on possibilities under employment, corporate and tax law. You are most cordially invited to attend with […]