COVID-19 – Cooley’s multi-disciplinary response team and resources

Rod Freeman and Fergal Duggan

Our dedicated multi-disciplinary team are on hand to get you through the COVID-19 crisis

The ever-changing COVID-19 regulatory landscape: The European Commission issues guidance on the manufacture of certain medical supply products for COVID-19

The regulatory environment for rapid production of COVID-19 medical supplies changes on a daily basis. Most recently, the European Commission has weighed in to provide some Europe-wide insight. The guidance provided only serves to underline the significant pressures that all of those in these areas are having to grapple with, as well as the considerable complexity of applicable regulatory regimes.
Sarah-Jane Dobson and Olivia Flasch

2020 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium: key highlights

Jamie Humphreys and Carol Holley

Product safety professionals from around the globe attended the ICPHSO Anunal Symposium in Orlando. We are pleased to bring you some of the highlights coming out of the many interesting sessions.

WEBCAST: Extraordinary Times Call for Extraordinary Measures – The Response of Product Regulators Around the World to the COVID-19 Crisis

Cooley’s international products law team is pleased to announce the launch of a webcast series focused on the issues product manufacturers and suppliers are facing in the rapidly changing global environment. This series will deliver practical insights and the latest updates on critical matters for companies in the products sectors. […]

UK-specific guidance for manufacture and supply of certain medical devices for COVID-19

Sarah-Jane Dobson

As noted in our previous overview article, it is vital that interested companies continue to monitor and strategically act on the rapidly changing government position on the regulation of specific medical supply product types in the context of COVID-19.

The Circle of (Product) Life – EU Commission adopts new Circular Economy Action Plan

Tracey Bischofberger and Olivia Flasch

The European Commission adopted a new Circular Economy Action Plan that will have wide-ranging implications on how products are designed, marketed and used in the EU.

Extraordinary Times, Extraordinary Measures: How to become a medical supply manufacturer in Europe in the times of the COVID-19 pandemic

Sarah-Jane Dobson

The extraordinary times we find ourselves in during the global COVID-19 crisis has led to extraordinary measures being taken by product manufacturers and suppliers across the globe. Regulatory bodies and governments around the world are taking equally unprecedented measures.