Supplementary protection certificates: The CJEU issues its decision in two seminal cases
14 February 2012
Bio-Science Law Review (2012) 12 (2): 58-62
Authors: Mike Snodin, John Miles and Michael Pears
This article appeared in the January 2012 edition of Bio-Science Law Review. It discusses the decisions of the Court of Justice of the EU in the Medeva (C-322/10) and Georgetown et al. (C-422/10) cases, and considers the likely impact of the decisions in the short and medium term. It also discusses possible implications in the long term, and the need for further judicial clarification on certain points.