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Vol 24 No 5 May/June 2019

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EU Law of Competition and Trade in the Pharmaceutical Sector

Edited by: Pablo Figueroa, Alejandro Guerrero Perez

ISBN13: 9781785362606
Published: June 2019
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £225.00

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This book provides a systematic analysis of the law and practice of EU competition/antitrust law and trade regulation in the pharmaceutical sector.

Authored by leading private practitioners, economists, scholars and high-profile competition enforcers, this work provides valuable insider knowledge on the application of competition law and policies to the pharmaceutical industry.

Key features include:-

  • Extensive commentary on the legislation and the latest case law and administrative precedents in the pharmaceutical sector, at both EU and national level
  • Coverage of various key developments including the recent pay-for-delay antitrust investigations, the perennial issues around parallel trade, and an examination of mergers among pharmaceutical companies and medical devices manufacturers
  • In-depth analysis of topics commonly raised in the pharmaceutical sector including: pricing policies, IP life-cycle management, IP licensing and horizontal cooperation agreements
  • Key economic and business perspectives to accompany legal analysis, providing the reader with a rounded view of the subject matter.
This book will be a useful resource for lawyers and in-house counsel active in the pharmaceutical sector. The information and analysis provided will prepare readers to take on cases and drive the antitrust review of transactions and agreements within the industry. Researchers, economists and civil servants with an interest in competition law and trade regulation can also benefit from the practical insights provided therein.

Competition Law
1. Competition Law and Pharma: An Economic Perspective Benoit Durand
2. Reverse Payments: an EU and U.S. Perspective Frank Maier-Rigaud, Nathan Blalock and Oliver Gannon
3. Article 101 TFEU: Horizontal Cooperation Agreements in the Pharmaceutical Sector Soledad Blanco Thomas, Lilia Luchianov and Thomas Weck
4. The Competitive Assessment of IP Licensing Agreements in the Pharmaceutical Sector Pierre Moullet
5. Article 102 TFEU: Patent filings as an abuse of dominant position after "AstraZeneca": the patent / antitrust interface under a new perspective Francisco Hernandez
6. Mergers in the Pharmaceutical Sector Pablo Figueroa and Alejandro Guerrero
7. Mergers in the Medical Devices Sector Jan Heithecker
8. Antitrust Practices in Pharmaceutical Public Procurement Antonio Minho Lopez
9. EU Trade Law and Pharmaceuticals Pascale Hecker
10. The Pharmaceutical Sector and Parallel Trade Edurne Navarro Varona and Cristina Caballero
11. Free Movement and Competition in the European Market for Pharmaceuticals Pedro Caro de Sousa
12. IP Law and Pharmaceuticals: Patents and Supplementary Protection Certificates in the Pharmaceutical Sector Rais Amils
13. The EU Regulatory Framework for Medical Products for Human Use Marc Martens and Nicolas Carbonnelle
14. Antitrust and the Pharmaceutical Industry in the United States George A. Hay
15. UK Competition and Trade in the Pharma Sector Paula Riedel
16. Competition law and Pharma: China Andrew Foster
17. Competition Law and Pharma: Spain Helmut Brokelmann and Mariarosaria Ganino
18. The Application of Competition Law in the Pharmaceutical Sector: Challenges for BRICS Maria Ioannidou and Ioannis Kokkoris
19. Product Hopping: The U.S. Approach Michael A. Carrier
20. Marketing data in the Pharmaceutical Sector: a competition law consideration Pedro Callol

Series: Elgar Competition Law and Practice

Competition Damages Actions in the EU: Law and Practice 2nd ed ISBN 9781786430731
Published March 2018
Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Evidence, Proof and Judicial Review in EU Competition Law ISBN 9781782548898
Published March 2017
Edward Elgar Publishing Limited