UK restricts parallel exports of 80 medicines

The UK has restricted parallel exports and prohibited the hoarding of 80 key medicines to prevent UK-wide shortages during the Covid-19 outbreak pursuant to the Human Medicines Regulations 2012. Press release and Guidance. Parallel exporting is when companies buy medicines for UK patients and sell on for a higher price abroad, including in the European Economic Area. Items include adrenaline, …

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Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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