Mondaq Middle East & Africa - South Africa: Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences
Hogan Lovells
Prior to November 2013, there was very little regulation pertaining to CAM in South Africa, however, this position changed after the adoption of revised regulations
Fasken
A lot of attention has been given to the changes in the South African legislative framework in so far as it relates to Cannabis.
Werksmans Attorneys
An adult may possess and use cannabis in private for personal consumption in South Africa. This is according to the South African Constitutional Court ruling in September 2018
Fasken
The adoption of the NHI Bill, as it is currently drafted, is likely to render a substantial portion of the Commission's Inquiry obsolete.
Tabacks
The Independent in Britain recently published an article reporting on the death of Owen Carey, a teenager who died after eating a burger in a restaurant. According to the report
Fasken
On 18 June 2018, the Minister of Health published two draft bills for public comment - the Draft National Health Insurance Bill and the Draft Medical Schemes Amendment Bill.
Clyde & Co
During May 2019, the Health Professions Council of South Africa ("HPCSA") released a "guide" to address the pressure that medical practitioners regularly face from medical aid schemes.
Hogan Lovells
In recent weeks, several leading pharmaceutical companies have been accused of conspiring to inflate the pricing of their products, some of which are used in the treatment of illnesses such as high cholesterol and HIV.
Fasken
There has however been a change to the scheduling of cannabidiol (CBD) from Schedule 7 to Schedule 4.
Hogan Lovells
However, buy-in from health care practitioners, patients, health care funders and regulators is required.
Hogan Lovells
Following the recent landmark decision of the South African Constitutional Court, in which the private and personal use of cannabis was decriminalised, together with the publication of guidelines regarding the...
ENSafrica
In the recent decision in the consolidated matter of Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Others v Prince; National Director of Public Prosecutions and Others v Rubin; ...
ENSafrica
The legal and philosophical aspects relating to the concept of "ownership" with respect to human biological material of various kinds has been hotly debated.
KISCH IP
The Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has approved and published an amendment to the Regulations of the Liquor Products Act 60 of 1989 ...
Clyde & Co
In the recent decision of MEC, Health and Social Development, Gauteng v DZ [2017] ZACC 37, the Constitutional Court considered the potential benefits of allowing defendants to pay future medical expenses ...
Clyde & Co
"The very reason psychology has not been regulated before is that it has been and remains an amorphous, inexact and even mysterious discipline."
Clyde & Co
In broad terms, traditionally, a plaintiff's claim prescribes within three years from the date on which that plaintiff becomes aware (or could reasonably have become aware) of the facts which give rise to the claim.
Clyde & Co
Has the recent Constitutional Court decision of Oppelt v Head: Health, Department of Health Provincial Administration:
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The new R260 sees a host of new classifications for dairy products being introduced, including drinking yoghurt and custard.
Spoor & Fisher
A novel SA technique not only improves the accuracy of ultrasound in assessing hydrocephalus
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Fasken
A lot of attention has been given to the changes in the South African legislative framework in so far as it relates to Cannabis.
Werksmans Attorneys
An adult may possess and use cannabis in private for personal consumption in South Africa. This is according to the South African Constitutional Court ruling in September 2018
Tabacks
The Independent in Britain recently published an article reporting on the death of Owen Carey, a teenager who died after eating a burger in a restaurant. According to the report
Fasken
The adoption of the NHI Bill, as it is currently drafted, is likely to render a substantial portion of the Commission's Inquiry obsolete.
Clyde & Co
During May 2019, the Health Professions Council of South Africa ("HPCSA") released a "guide" to address the pressure that medical practitioners regularly face from medical aid schemes.
Hogan Lovells
However, buy-in from health care practitioners, patients, health care funders and regulators is required.
Fasken
On 18 June 2018, the Minister of Health published two draft bills for public comment - the Draft National Health Insurance Bill and the Draft Medical Schemes Amendment Bill.
Hogan Lovells
Following the recent landmark decision of the South African Constitutional Court, in which the private and personal use of cannabis was decriminalised, together with the publication of guidelines regarding the...
ENSafrica
The legal and philosophical aspects relating to the concept of "ownership" with respect to human biological material of various kinds has been hotly debated.
Hogan Lovells
In recent weeks, several leading pharmaceutical companies have been accused of conspiring to inflate the pricing of their products, some of which are used in the treatment of illnesses such as high cholesterol and HIV.
Fasken
There has however been a change to the scheduling of cannabidiol (CBD) from Schedule 7 to Schedule 4.
ENSafrica
In the recent decision in the consolidated matter of Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development and Others v Prince; National Director of Public Prosecutions and Others v Rubin; ...
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