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COVID-19 licensing challenges
The taking of new therapies and technologies forward to meet the challenges of COVID-19 is happening at previously unprecedented rates. MHRA is taking flexible approaches to regulation during the COVID-19 …Read article
Compulsory licences: the key to accessing inventions in the face of coronavirus?
The current coronavirus pandemic provides a unique opportunity for the life sciences sector to invent, and to do so on an international scale. The race is on to develop a …Read article
How can you mediate without meeting?
Litigation is inevitable in the current economic climate. However, the perception is that settlement might be more difficult to achieve without face to face meetings or access to ADR. Mediation …Read article
Chain of Title – The Importance of Getting It Right
Making sure there are no issues with ownership of IP is of crucial importance to any business. The current economic outlook is likely to result in events which require careful …Read article
The legal position on electronically executing documents
With the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic and the resulting home working, the issue of whether legal documents can be signed electronically is being asked more frequently by clients. The …Read article
UK – Billion pound support package for innovative firms hit by coronavirus
The Chancellor has announced a new £1.25 billion coronavirus package to protect firms driving innovation in the UK. The package includes a £500 million investment fund for high-growth companies impacted by …Read article
COVID-19 contractual and legal considerations
With the increasing volume of cases and extensive media coverage, there is no doubt COVID-19 represents a significant risk to businesses across the globe. Businesses will inevitably be impacted and …Read article