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Healthcare & Life Sciences

January 10 2018
Jeffrey Coles Canada releases proposed amendments to patented medicines pricing regulations

Canada - Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The governor in council recently published the proposed Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations. The proposed regulations represent a significant overhaul of the Patented Medicines Regulations and are estimated by Health Canada to result in savings of C$12.6 billion net present value over 10 years. While the regulations have yet to be adopted, companies should be factoring these potential changes into their business planning now.

Authors: Jeffrey Coles, Daphne Lainson, Nancy Pei
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