Ricardo Costa Macedo and Rafael Cunha Jóia in Life Sciences Lawyer

The Partner of the Intellectual Property and Life Sciences team, and the Junior Lawyer, address the topic - Parallel import of (re)branded generic medicines: CJEU limits the “room for maneuver”.
News 01/02/2023

Ricardo Costa Macedo and Rafael Cunha Jóia of Caiado Guerreiro review a recent case that called into question possible trademark infringement on the rebranding of parallel imported pharmaceuticals.

“Even considering generic and reference medicine as the same product is not sufficient to allow the rebranding of the generic medicine.“

Read the full article in Life Sciences Lawyer Magazine.


The content of this information does not constitute any specific legal advice; the latter can only be given when faced with a specific case. Please contact us for any further clarification or information deemed necessary in what concerns the application of the law.

Practice Areas

  • Life Sciences