Posts In: Industry Specific

FSSAI amends the standards for milk and milk products and certain restriction on sale of cream

August 17, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a notification dated 2nd August, 2017 (“Notification”) thereby amending the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives)...

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Drugs Controller General (India) approves clinical trials of Antibiotics on children under one year of age

August 17, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent press release issued by the Press Information Bureau dated 8th August, 2017, the Central Licensing Authority, i.e. Drugs Controller General (India) (“DCGI”) has given approval for conduct of various clinical trials of...

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NPPA clarifies on the definition of ‘manufacturer’ and ‘dealer’ for implementation of ceiling price of coronary stents

August 8, 2017 Industry Specific 0

Further to the order dated 13th February, 2017 on ceiling price of Coronary Stents issued by the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (“NPPA”) (reported in the trail mail), the NPPA has clarified on...

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DIPP issues the Electrical Capacitors (Quality Control) Order, 2017 w.e.f. 1st February, 2018

August 8, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent Notification dated 1st August, 2017, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (“DIPP”) has issued the Electrical Capacitors (Quality Control) Order, 2017 (“Order”). This order will come...

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Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare introduces e-marketeers of seeds under the Seeds (Control) Amendment Order, 2017

August 8, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has issued the Seeds (Control) Amendment Order, 2017 (“Amendment Order”) which amends the Seeds (Control) Order, 1983 (“Principal Order”). Vide this Amendment Order, e-marketeers...

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FSSAI invites comments on draft amendment to conditions of license under the Licensing and Registration Regulations of 2011

July 31, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent notice, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has invited comments from stakeholders on the draft amendments (“proposed amendment”) to the Food Safety and Standards (Licensing and Registration of Food...

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Applications for ‘Change of Land Use (“CLU”)’ to go online says Haryana Directorate of Urban Local Bodies

July 31, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent notification dated 18th July, 2017,the Directorate of Urban Local Bodies, Haryana has informed that the process for making ‘Change of Land Use(“CLU”)’ applications has been made online. As per...

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Drugs Controller General invites comments on draft guidance document on “Essential Principles for safety and performance of Medical Devices”

July 27, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In the backdrop of the upcoming enforcement of the Medical Devices Rules, 2017, which is 1st January, 2018, the Drugs Controller General, India (“DCGI”) has issued a draft guidance document...

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Food Safety and Standards Authority of India bans use of staple pins in tea bags

July 27, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has recently issued a circular dated 24th July, 2017 banning the use of staple pins in tea bags. The Tea (Marketing) Control Order, 2003 defines tea...

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Ministry of Women and Child Development introduces ‘SHe-box’ (an online sexual harassment complaint management system)

July 27, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent press release (attached) dated 24th July, 2017, the Ministry of Women and Child Development (“Ministry”) has introduced an online complaint management system — ‘SHe-box’ (sexual harassment...

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