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Elisabethann Wright

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Hogan Lovells US LLP

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She is well recognised for the advice she gives clients in the pharmaceutical, medical devices, and food industries.Her role includes assisting clients in the classification of their products, the establishment of a pathway to authorisation and marketing of their products in the EU (including related regulatory obligations), pharmacovigilance obligations, promotion and marketing of products, sales agreements, clinical trial agreements, adverse event reporting, product withdrawals, data privacy obligations, and conduct of compliance and anti-bribery investigations.


Postgraduate Diploma in EC Competition Law, King's College London, 2004; B.L., The Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Belfast, 1985; LL.B., The Queen's University of Belfast, 1984


English, French, Dutch


Member of Bar of the Northern Ireland


EU regulatory: Food

Within: EU regulatory: Food

Hogan Lovells International LLP provides 'prompt, practical advice', combined with 'clear knowledge', on EU food compliance, lobbying and crisis management matters. EU feed law is another area of expertise. Senior EU Regulatory Affairs advisor Jacqueline Mailly leads the team, in which Elisabethann Wright and Hugo Paemen are noted.

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EU regulatory: Pharma, medical devices and biotech

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Elisabethann Wright - Hogan Lovells International LLP

Within: EU regulatory: Pharma, medical devices and biotech

Elisabethann Wright heads Hogan Lovells International LLP’s practice, which has been especially active in the field of clinical trials and medical devices over the past year. However, the team is also well known for its strength in cross-border work, and is adept at handling, among other areas, business development, compliance, investigations and marketing authorisations. Counsel Fabien Roy is also noted.

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The GDPR will apply on 25 May 2018 – what should companies do to ensure compliance?

February 2018. By Elisabethann Wright

In 1995, the European Union sought to improve the protection of personal data within the EU member states through introduction of the Data Protection Directive. In May 2018, the directive will be replaced by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This regulation will give individuals greater control over how their data is used, stored and erased. It will also update, strengthen, and standardise data protection laws throughout the EU and impose greater related responsibilities on data controllers and data processors. [Continue Reading]

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