IP Discussion Pharma MeetUP: Innovative Medicines Producers vs. Generic Producers about the draft law No. 2089

IP Discussion Pharma MeetUP: Innovative Medicines Producers vs. Generic Producers about the draft law No. 2089

November 4, 2019 (10:00-12:00)

Registration from 9:45

One Philosophy Space (33 Sahaidachnoho Str.)

REGISTRATION

On September 6, 2019, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine registered the draft Law of Ukraine “On Amending Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine Regarding the Increasing Access to Medicines for Citizens” No. 2089. The bill was facing a storm of discussion in the public domain, in particular among representatives of various pharmaceutical companies.

We invite you to an open discussion club organized by Legal Alliance Company with the support of the Association of Pharmaceutical Research and Development (APRaD). We offer you to become a member of the document discussion, collect various points of view and develop a vision of optimal regulation. The topics for discussion are the following:

  • “Evergreen patents”, Bolar rule: approaches in other countries, relevance in Ukraine.
  • Parallel imports, gray imports, counterfeit.
  • Potential restrictions on the patenting of new dosage forms, methods, useful models and the like. Prospects for innovations and preparation for them.
  • Work on advancing and lobbying the interests of manufacturers.

Panellists:

  • Kozyrev (representative of a foreign manufacturer, Bayer).
  • Kuzminykh (Chairman of the Subcommittee on Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Activities of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on National Health, Medical Assistance and Medical Insurance).
  • Taranchuk (representative of the Ukrainian manufacturer, Farmak).
  • Representative of the State Enterprise “Ukrainian Institute of Intellectual Property” (Ukrpatent) – participation is being specified.

Moderator:

  • Savchuk, Counsel of Legal Alliance Company.

INFORMATION & REGISTRATION

Cost of participation: free

Guest registration and mass media accreditation are mandatory.

Working languages: Ukrainian.

Should you have any questions regarding registration and participation, please contact at news@l-a.com.ua or on the phone +380 50 193 66 98 (Iryna).