Legislative initiatives on the national and EU level as well as the latest court rulings from Karlsruhe are keeping the health sector busy. The EU Medical Device Regulation is currently bringing significant challenges for industry and trade undertakings. In the pharmacy sector, there are new developments regarding the prohibition on the sale of medicinal products by mail order as well as news concerning automated drug dispensing machines and price developments. Also, electronic prescriptions are the talk of the town (keyword: digitalisation).
In this year’s health law seminar, we will focus on these current issues and their practical consequences.