The DLA Piper Life Sciences sector team are delighted to announce the launch of our new Cross-border Guide to Clinical Trials and Privacy.

This Guide – created by privacy professionals from our global Life Sciences sector team – covers privacy requirements in 25 jurisdictions and provides useful guidance for the industry.

It offers an overview of the main privacy-related issues arising within clinical trials and answers questions pertaining to:

  • Extraterritorial applicability of legislation.
  • Legal ground for processing personal data in conducting clinical trials and performing pharmacovigilance activities.
  • Privacy role of the stakeholders involved.
  • Key-coded clinical trial data.
  • Secondary use.
  • International transfer of personal data.

We hope that you find this guide to be a useful tool in helping you to navigate the regulation within the sector.

Access the guide here.