EU Court decides TÜV Rheinland / PIP breast implants case

It has been sort of hanging over the medical devices market for quite a long time: the TÜV Rheinland case about the PIP breast implants. This case is the direct result of the PIP breast implants scandal, which had a profound influence on the new EU MDR in the making. We had the Advocate General’s opinion in this matter from 15 September 2016, which was already a very good pointer on where things would land at the EU Court. The EU court delivered its much awaited judgment on 16 February. Since the [...] « Read the rest of this article on medicaldeviceslegal »