Corona: What measures have Governments taken in the Life Sciences Sector?

Governments have been implementing different emergency measures in the fight against the current pandemic. The Baker McKenzie Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Group has now published an interesting overview of the different measures that various governments across the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East, Asia) have adopted in the area of healthcare and life sciences in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

In this document, Baker McKenzie lawyers across EMEA share their high-level views on the following areas:

  • Requisition powers
  • Price and reimbursement
  • Public procurement
  • Legal deadlines
  • Relaxation of regulatory rules