Royal Decree 957/2020 simplifies the process for conducting observational studies through a common single evaluation procedure for all studies of this type and by reducing the prior requirements. It also introduces changes in relation to the informed consent of patients participating in the study and the associated financial elements, as well as to the transparency and reporting obligations, among other matters.
Garrigues was one of the biggest winners at the fifth edition of the Expansión Legal Awards for Excellence in Business Law Practice, hosted by the daily financial newspaper Expansión. The firm received four awards: Best firm in the Digital Economy sector, Most innovative project, Best Pro Bono initiative and Best transaction.