What you need to know about the GDPR

The date of application – May 25, 2018 – of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, i.e., the new General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR) of the EU is nearing. By that date every company that deals in any way or role with personal data management and processing must fully comply with the...
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Changes to Food Supplement Notifications and Special Medical Purpose Nutrition Regulations

As of November 20, 2017, the National Institute for Pharmacy and Nutrition (“OGYÉI”) has amended the notification of food supplements, baby formulas and special medical purpose nutrition supplements. According to the OGYEI Director General, these changes were due to shorten the length of the notification proceedings and reduce the...
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New Arbitration Act shall Come into Force on January 1, 2018

Act LX of 2017 on Arbitration (“Act”) shall come into force on January 1, 2018. The Act will replace the previous arbitration act that was adopted in 1994. The Act delegates all commercial cases handling by the permanent court of arbitration in Hungary to the competence of the Court of Arbitration attached to the Hungarian Chamber of...
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New legislation on waste management activities related to pharmaceutical waste generated in the course of supplying the population with medicinal products

On August 12, 2017 Decree No. 11/2017 (VI. 12.) of the Minister of Human Capacities on the waste management activities related to pharmaceutical waste generated in the course of supplying the population with medicinal products (“Decree”) entered into force, replacing Decree No. 20/2005 (VI. 10.) of the Minister of Health on the...
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