This article is prepared by our colleagues Tsvetelina Dimitrova and Vili Datsov and is meant to serve as a guide for readers interested in the chronological order of the different anti-epidemic…
For a third consecutive year, Georgiev, Todorov & Co. Law Offices exclusively contributes to the Bulgarian section in the prestigious, international, legal publication Getting the Deal Through for Lexology in the Pharmaceutical Antitrust sector. Our key expert in the field of medical law – Tsvetelina Dimitrova, PhD in Private International Law, is the author of the section for the 2020 edition.
The guide provides an overview of the legal framework of the sector for 17 individual jurisdictions from four continents, as well as an overview of the regulations in the European Union. The information relates to the general regulatory framework in the sector, which determines the prices and distribution of pharmaceutical products, as well as the competition law specifics, including definition of the market, the abuse of a dominant position and the drafting of contracts. The role of health authorities and non-governmental organizations in law enforcement in the sector is also explained, as well as how communication is carried out between different stakeholders and what are the new trends.