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Notified Bodies potentially liable to end users of medical devices rules CJEU


Our lawyers in the UK, Germany and France discuss the recent Court of Justice decision in Elisabeth Schmitt regarding the liability of notified bodied to end users of medical devices.



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Compensating Employee Inventors - Our lawyers in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands address how compensation for employee inventors is approached in their respective jurisdictions. read more


CJEU Referral on "Specific Mechanism" - Verena Bertram discusses the Düsseldorf District Court referral to the Court of Justice to clarify questions on the "Specific Mechanism". read more


Life Sciences in Scotland's 2025 strategy for growth - Jemma Emmerson highlights the key aims of the Life Science in Scotland's strategy for economic growth by 2025. read more

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