Legislative Update: Nevada

02.05.18 | By John Thorpe
On January 17th, the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released a revised draft template for its disclosure law. You may access the template here. The template includes new disclosure Read more

Polaris Exclusive: Quarterly Global Transparency Update

01.31.18 | By Michael Arbini
Global transparency legislation, regulations and codes are constantly being introduced, revised or updated. Keeping up with all these changes can be a major challenge. Polaris' global transparency experts continually monitor changes around Read more

Insights from GDPR Bootcamp

01.04.18 | By Kim Zoetbrood
Recently, Polaris participated in CBI’s General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, Bootcamp in London. The conference focused on one important topic: the upcoming GDPR regulation for the European Union that Read more

Compliance Update: The Netherlands

01.03.18 | By Michael Arbini
On November 14th, 2017, the Foundation for the Code for Pharmaceutical Advertising for the Netherlands (“CGR”) announced changes to its Code of Conduct (“Code”) that took effect immediately, and have Read more

First Results from the MedTech Europe Vetting System

12.14.17 | By Caroline Franco and Kim Zoetbrood
On 1 January 2018, MedTech Europe will implement several new restrictions. Members will be required to cease direct sponsorships of Healthcare Professionals, start reporting on Transfer of Value on the Read more

Transparency Reporting Update: United Kingdom

11.28.17 | By Caroline Franco and Veronique Monjardet
Since 2016, Life Sciences companies that are members of the Association of the British Pharmaceutical industry (ABPI) have been required to disclose payments to British Healthcare Professionals (HCPs) and Healthcare Read more

Enhancing Transparency in Canadian Healthcare

11.15.17 | By Prianka Patel
On September 27, 2017, the Ontario Minister of Health, Eric Hoskins, introduced Bill 160: Strengthening Quality and Accountability for Patients Act 2017 to strengthen openness and transparency within the healthcare Read more