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The Life Sciences & Healthcare practice group of Leijnse Artz gives advice and litigates in civil, administrative and criminal matters relating to healthcare, pharmaceutical healthcare services, medicinal products, food products and other health-related products, such as medical devices, cosmetics and biocides.
We have extensive expertise and experience in the fields of clinical trials, market access (market authorisations, notifications, labelling), compliance and transparency issues, pharmacovigilance, advertising (pharmaceutical advertising, food and health claims), competition law issues and (public) procurement law, demarcation problems, pricing and financing/reimbursement of pharmaceutical care and assistance in regulatory and enforcement investigations by the authorities (including the IGJ, the Dutch Health Care and Youth Inspectorate, and the NVWA (Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority).
In addition, we frequently deal with disputes within associations of individuals in the healthcare sector, disputes between medical specialists and hospitals, issues surrounding the right of complaint and medical disciplinary rules, disputes relating to liability and medical errors, and matters of privacy and exchange of medical information.
Our clients include leading international companies in the pharmaceutical and food industries, hospitals, institutions, (association of) individual independent professionals and industry organisations.
Our expertise is acclaimed in authoritative international rankings, including Chambers Europe.