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Chandimal Nicholas Discusses Proposed Changes to Patented Drug Affordability with the Law Times


Chandimal Nicholas was quoted in the article “Potential Changes Concern Pharma Companies” published online by the Law Times on October 2, 2017.

Writes Michael McKiernan: “Although the PMPRB was created in 1987, its associated regulations have not seen substantial alterations in more than two decades, according to Health Canada.”

Says Chandimal: “It’s hard to say how much of an impact the changes would have at this stage, but I like the fact that they seem to be taking a more nuanced approach and looking at things on a drug-by-drug basis.” He goes on to say: “That’s a good step in the right direction.”

Read the full article here.