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September 5, 2018

Practical Law Life Sciences Global Guide: Medicinal Product Regulation and Product Liability in Vietnam

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The latest edition of the Practical Law Life Sciences Global Guide was recently published, with content for Vietnam contributed by practitioners from Tilleke & Gibbins’ Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City offices. The guide provides a comparative overview, in Q&A format, of laws and regulations on pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and other life sciences products in dozens of jurisdictions around the world.

The 2018 edition is divided into two sections: Pharmaceutical IP and Competition Law (see more details here) and Medicinal Product Regulation and Product Liability, which covers the following topics:

  • Pharmaceutical legislation and regulatory framework
  • Regulations for medical devices and diagnostics
  • Pricing, state funding, and reimbursement
  • Regulations on clinical trials
  • Authorization processes for manufacturing and marketing medicinal products
  • Restrictions on sales and advertising of medicinal products
  • Data protection
  • Packaging and labeling
  • Product liability
  • Proposals for reform

To read the full Medicinal Product Regulation and Product Liability section, please click on the download link below.

Tilleke & Gibbins also provided the Thailand and Myanmar chapters of the Life Sciences Global Guide.

Practical Law, produced by Thomson Reuters, is the world’s leading legal know-how resource for business lawyers, publishing a huge range of guides covering hundreds of jurisdictions and practice areas.

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