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France undermines pharma marks

Emma Barraclough, London


A new law has come into force in France that will allow generic drugs companies to copy the colour and shape of drugs made by branded pharmaceutical companies

The 2011-2012 Law of December 29 2011 has revised the Code de la Santé Publique (French Public Health Code). The revisions are designed to strengthen the security of drugs, but include two articles that will affect the exclusive rights of...


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