Significant Legal Changes as of January 1, 2019

On January 1, 2019 the amendments of several statutes entered into force. PHARMACEUTICAL LAW Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/161 laying down detailed rules for the safety features appearing on the packaging of medicinal products for human use shall be mandatorily applied as of February 9, 2019. The purpose of the...
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It is Mandatory Again for Medical Sales Representative to Obtain and Carry the OGYEI Issued Identification Card for the Promotion of Medicinal Products and Medical Aids

As of July 5, 2018, under the most recent amendment to Decree No. 3/2009 (II. 25) of the Minister of Health on the Detailed Rules Relating to the Promotion of Medicinal Products and Medical Devices for Human Use, the Registration of Persons Performing Promotion Activities and the Commercial Practices Related to Medicinal Products and Medical...
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New “HCCI” Arbitration Rules

The Arbitration Court Attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry published its new Arbitration Rules applicable from February 1, 2018. The new Arbitration Rules replace the Rules that have been in effect since March 1, 2011, and continue to apply to proceedings that were pending on January 1, 2018. The Arbitration Rules...
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Changes in the OGYEI Notification Process of Sponsorships Provided in Connection with Professional Events

On January 9, 2018, the National Institute for Pharmacy and Nutrition (OGYEI) published an important piece of information on its website. In it OGYEI advised promoters that as of January 4, 2018, OGYEI no longer accepts email notifications of sponsorships provided in connection with professional events but only information uploaded to the new...
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