Jul 192019
 
 July 19, 2019  Posted by  Court, Featured News, Healthcare, Non-U.S.

Canadian Press reports: An Alberta judge has found parts of the province’s Mental Health Act unconstitutional after it was used to hold a man against his will for nine months and treat him with psychiatric drugs. “(The man) suffered multiple breaches of his fundamental rights to life, liberty and security,” [Read More…]

Jul 172019
 
 July 17, 2019  Posted by  Healthcare, Laws, Non-U.S.

Kristof Van Quathem and Anna Oberschelp de Meneses of Covington & Burling write: On July 12, 2019, the European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) and the European Data Protection Supervisor (“EDPS”) issued a joint opinion on the processing of patient data and the role of the European Commission within the eHealth [Read More…]