04 Dec 12
The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has held that the United Kingdom breached the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) by failing to take “reasonable and appropriate” measures to protect employees, including those with less than one year's service, from being dismissed on grounds of their political opinion or affiliation – even if the association’s views “offend shock or disturb”.
21 Nov 12
The International Directory of Pharmaceutical Companies 2012 is the most comprehensive and accurate Directory of companies and executives in the pharmaceutical industry that have ever been published. It contains more than 20,000 pharmaceutical companies in over 200 countries and 30,000 executives working in the industry around the world.
13 Nov 12
BMI View: We retain our broadly pessimistic outlook for the UK's pharmaceutical market over the five years to 2016, although the emphasis on cost containment will serve to boost the performance of the generic drug sector. A difficult economic situation will also prioritise economically priced items in the over-the-counter (OTC) arena, thus boosting the sale of 'private label' painkillers and similar medicines available for sale through non-pharmacy channels.
12 Nov 12
It is easy to see Intellectual Property (IP) and competition law as opposing forces in a case of patent versus patient.
Nick Beckett and David Marks
29 Oct 12
Plans were announced by the Government (14 September 2012) to give employers more “flexibility” and “reduce employment law red tape”.
29 Oct 12
The global biopharmaceutical Industry has come a long way since its first drug - Humulin was approved in 1982. Today more than three hundred biopharmaceuticals have already been approved and many more are in late stages of clinical development. These drugs have not only advanced the prevention and treatment of a number of life threatening diseases, but have also provided the thrust for the continued success of the pharmaceutical industry.
PharmiWeb.com is Europe's leading industry-sponsored portal for the Pharmaceutical sector, providing the latest jobs, news, features and events listings.
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