More and more industries are doing research to develop drugs in space.  Is there a legal framework for developing drugs in space?  Is there a regulatory framework? How safe is patent in space, registered on Earth? https://www.amna.gr/macedonia/article/799841/Oloena-perissoteres-biomichanies-kanoun-ereuna-gia-anaptuxi-farmakon-sto-Diastima-Tis-prolabainei-omos-i-nomothesia
Student Conference on "Bioethics and Medical Law"
Our Managing Partner Ioanna Michalopoulou, and Associate Dimitrios Aineias Spiliotis, presented a thought-provoking intervention in the Student Conference on “Bioethics and Medical Law” organised by The European Law Students’ Association Komotini (ELSA). They addressed the topic of AI’s role in health, emphasizing its potential benefits in enhancing diagnostics, treatment, and overall patient care. They also delved into the
Med-Tech scale up Journey

Med-Tech scale up Journey

We are honored to have participated in the Med-Tech scale up Journey event organized by the Greek Embassy in London and the London Institute for Healthcare Engineering, discussing with select medtech companies and senior public and private industry leaders. The discussions led to positive and forward-looking insights, noting that ‘Greece can be a test –
Women in Oncology—W4O

Women in Oncology – W4O

7-9 March 2024 W4O Hellas marked their 10th anniversary, signifying their dedication to cancer prevention and ensuring equal availability of advanced resources, after successfully carrying out a decade of significant projects in the field of oncology. The 9th Pan-Hellenic Forum centered on examining the gender-based dynamics of cancer, aiding women professionals in the field of
AI and Health Apps

AI and Health Apps

Evangelia Manika, Associate LL.B. MSc. Nowadays, AI is increasingly being used in healthcare around the world as it can improve a range of medical issues such as prevention, more accurate diagnosis, treatment methods, disease prediction and spread, and generally lead to better outcomes for patients. In this context, healthcare application developers are using AI to

Hot Topics in Life Sciences Law

Tune into an insightful short video with Ioanna Michalopoulou and Flavio Monfrini, discussing the impending changes in product liability rules across Europe, and discover how they will impact businesses, consumers, and the legal landscape.

 This interview is part of the innovative ‘𝑯𝒐𝒕 𝑻𝒐𝒑𝒊𝒄𝒔 𝒊𝒏 𝑳𝒊𝒇𝒆 𝑺𝒄𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒆𝒔 𝑳𝒂𝒘’ series developed by the Alliance of European Life
PUBLIC PROCUREMENT: MECHANISM FOR THE CONTROL OF UNUSUALLY LOW TENDERS
By Giorgos Skampoulos LL.M, Associate The mechanism for the control of unusually low tenders, as provided for in Articles 69 of Directive 2014/24/EU and Articles 88-89 of Law No. 4412/2016, is of fundamental importance for the protection of the public interest, as it assists the contracting authority in identifying bogus tenders submitted by economic operators
Artificial Intelligence Act – one step closer to the final agreement
By Evangelia Manika, Associate, LLB, MSc. On 8 December 2023 Parliament and Council negotiators reached a provisional agreement on the key terms and provisions of the AI Act, the world’s first horizontal legislation on artificial intelligence. The main objective of the AI Act is to ensure that only AI systems that are both safe and
17-18 January 2024 As speakers at the Annual Forum 2024, held on January 17 and 18, 2024, by the smartHEALTH European Digital Innovation Hub at the “Dimokritos” University of Technology, we discussed the rapid technological advancements impacting the health sector. The event featured prominent researchers, experts, and managers who are leading innovative projects in major
New Standards of Health Services and Products in the Digital Age
4 December 2023 We were pleased to participate as trainers in the pre-conference tutorial “New Standards of Health Services and Products in the Digital Age,”  which took place on December 4, 2023. The pre-conference curriculum was specifically aimed at health unit managers, health unit IT executives, the academic community, patient associations, IT market managers, pharmaceutical market
N. 4990/2022 Whistleblowing

N. 4990/2022 Whistleblowing

By Dimitrios Aineias Spiliotis, LL.B Greek National Law 4990/2022 on the protection of persons reporting violations of EU Law, establishes specific regulatory compliance requirements for all businesses. Prior to the entry into force of Law No. 4990/2022, the Greek legal order limited the protection of public interest petitioners to the protection of public interest witnesses

Interview – InnoHealth Forum 2023

Α short interview on the challenges and opportunities facing e-health in our times; with Ioanna Michalopoulou Managing Partner and Evangelia Manika Associate, at the InnoHealth Forum 2023 where they contributed as legal experts.