Posts In: OPS

Changes underway to increase penalty to the tune of Rs.1 Lac for improperly using Specified Emblems and Names (Emblems & Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1950; views invited till 20.12.19

November 16, 2019 Industries, OPS, states 0

The Department of Consumer Affairs, through a notification dated 5th November, 2019, has issued a draft amendment to the Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use)...

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CDSCO notifies that unit monitoring devices like digital thermometer and blood pressure monitor will fall under the purview of Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940; effective 01.01.2020

November 16, 2019 OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a Notification dated 13th November, 2019 the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (“CDSCO”) has stated that, in addition to the devices specified in notification dated 3rd December,...

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Sale license for import of X-ray, MRI, PET, Ultrasound, CT Scan equipments will soon be exempted, says CDSCO

November 14, 2019 OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (Medical Devices Division) (“CDSCO”) has by a notice dated 8th November, 2019 stated the requirement of an exemption from Drugs...

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Government rolls out Draft Rules subsequent to the Consumer Protection Act, 2019; comments invited till 2.12.2019

November 14, 2019 Industries, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs (“Ministry”) has, on November 11, 2019 issued Draft Rules which are to be notified under the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act,...

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Ministry of Home Affairs proposes to amend Arms Act, no person to acquire/possess/carry more than one fire arm at any time; comments invited till 18.11.2019

November 13, 2019 Industries, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Home Affairs with a Public Notice dated 4th November, 2019 has proposed amendments to the Arms Act, 1959 (“Act”). The Public Notice proposes...

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FSSAI releases Press Release on the draft regulation Food Safety and Standards (Safe Food and healthy diets for School Children) Regulations, 2019

November 13, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has issued a Press Release dated November 7th, 2019 on the draft regulation Food Safety and...

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Unused old labels and printed cans of “India Brandy (Made from Molasses Spirit) can be used up to 31st March, 2020; FSSAI extends timeline

November 11, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a notification dated 23rd October 2019 directing the date of implementation of labelling of Indian Brandy...

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RBI revises the Liquidity Risk Management Framework applicable to NBFCs; lays down the timeline and types of NBFCs which should adhere to the Introduction of Liquidity Coverage Ratio (LCR)

November 11, 2019 NBFCs, OPS, states 0

In a Notification dated 4th November, 2019, the Reserve Bank of India (“RBI”) has issued a revised Liquidity Risk Management Framework for Non-Banking Financial Companies (‘NBFC”)...

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FBOs will soon be prohibited from advertising or offering for free sale of any High Fat, Sugar and Salt (HFSS) food products to children in school premises or within 50 meters of the School campus, says FSSAI

November 11, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

In a Notification dated 30th October 2019 the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has issued a Draft Regulation “Food Safety and Standards (Safe...

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MOHFW proposes to exempt drugs supplied to Health Functionaries like Community Health Officers, Nurses etc. attached to Primary Health Centres/ Health & Wellness Centres from certain provisions of the Drugs & Cosmetics Act

November 11, 2019 OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a notification dated 6th November 2019 the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a draft amendment to the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945...

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