In late 2014, the trade associations for the Med-Tech and Diagnostics industries in Europe have recommended phasing out by 1 January 2018 all direct sponsorship of HCPs to attend educational conferences organised by third parties, as well as introducing stricter rules to control indirect sponsorship. The announcement by the European…
Tim Pountain-Holes is a solicitor-advocate practising in Baker & McKenzie's Dispute Resolution Department and Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare industry group. He has a broad practice advising corporate clients on a variety of contentious and regulatory matters, providing practical advice and solutions in respect of everyday legal issues right through to complex, high-value disputes. Tim is experienced in commercial litigation, product liability, white collar crime, public/administrative law and regulatory compliance. He advises clients across many sectors, with a particular focus on health and life sciences.