Canada announces new controls on drug exports

The Canadian government has introduced restrictions on the export of certain drugs to prevent shortages in light of increased demand due to Covid-19, and the introduction of foreign bulk importation orders. The restrictions came into effect on 27 November 2020. The interim order prohibits a drug establishment licence (DEL) holder from distributing certain drugs intended for the Canadian market for …


About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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