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Life Sciences & Healthcare

We advise entities in the life sciences and healthcare sector, including, among others, manufacturers and distributors of medicinal products, veterinary medicinal products and pharmaceutical raw materials, manufacturers of medical equipment, and entities offering healthcare services. We assist our clients in making key decisions to respond to the challenges of the dynamically changing legal and business environment in which the life-sciences industry operates.

We advise on licensing, distribution, product development or manufacturing agreements, providing legal support for business processes from research and development through manufacturing, intellectual property protection and product launch to sales and promotion and advertising activities.

We also support our clients in issues related to compliance with regulatory requirements, anti-corruption regulations and in disputes and court proceedings. We deal with transactional and litigation issues and representation before administrative and regulatory authorities.

Services

  • Providing full legal support for M&A transactions, brand sales, sales and licensing of medicinal products.
  • Advising on the registration, manufacture and marketing of medicinal products.
  • Assisting in creating and implementing sales and distribution structures and strategies.
  • Designing, evaluating and verifying activities in the area of advertising and non-promotional activities.
  • Representing clients in all proceedings conducted under the Pharmaceutical Law Act, the Drug Addiction Prevention Act or the Reimbursement Act.
  • Advising on risk optimization and appropriate organization of pharmaceutical companies, we verify the compliance of applicable procedures and processes with the law.
  • Providing full legal assistance in situations of withdrawal or suspension of medicinal products, suspicion or discovery of corrupt practices and other crisis situations.

Experience

Shenzhen Techdow

Advising Shenzhen Techdow, a leading manufacturer and supplier of the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API), enoxaparin sodium, on its entry to the European market, with the establishment of its European HQ in Poland, the establishing of a European corporate structure encompassing the UK, France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Switzerland, and advising on the entry of products to the market.

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Teva Pharmaceuticals

Advising Teva Pharmaceuticals, the American Israeli pharmaceutical company on its operations in Poland including product advertising, competition matters, and the registration of new products.

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Reckitt Benckiser

Advising Reckitt a British multinational consumer goods company in relation to the marketing and sales of household chemicals, cosmetics, medical devices and medicinal products such as the antiseptic brand Dettol, the analgesic Disprin, the sore throat medicine Strepsils, the indigestion remedy Gaviscon, and the air freshener Air Wick.

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Medicinal Hemp Company

Providing ongoing operational advice to an entity engaged in the import and distribution of medicinal hemp products.

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Medical devices company

Providing support in contacts with the Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products.

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Pharmaceutial company

Providing legal opinions and memoranda and ongoing legal advice on the basis of the provisions of the Pharmaceutical Law and the Law on Counteracting Drug Addiction.

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Polish distributor of dietary supplements

Providing opinions and negotiating distribution agreements for the leading Polish distributor of dietary supplements.

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Network of specialist medical clinics

Providing transactional advice to a network of specialist medical clinics, in the process of sale of a majority stake held to an entity which is a leader in the medical services industry.

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Shareholders of a pharmaceutical company

Advising on the sale of a block of shares in a company specializing in the sale of pharmaceutical products to a capital investor.

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Polish hemp company

Providing legal support for an entity from the hemp industry in the process of creating a joint venture with the participation of a foreign investor; under the joint venture.

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Team

Our firm consists of nearly 80 people, including lawyers, tax experts and support staff specialising in a range of key practice areas and industry sectors, and located in three offices in Poland.

Malwina Niczke – Chmura

Counsel Warsaw

Rafał Stroiński

Senior Partner Warsaw

Agnieszka Hajos – Iwańska

Partner Krakow

Bogdan Duda

Counsel Warsaw

Paulina Wyrostek

Counsel Krakow

Kinga Kowalska

Senior Associate Warsaw

Mikołaj Stępkowski

Senior Associate Warsaw

Paulina Milewska

Senior Associate Katowice

Radosław Minh Nguyen

Associate Warsaw

Dominika Guzek

Junior Associate Krakow

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