Tag: access to medicines

Lawyers Collective in solidarity with Tobeka Daki

Statement of Lawyers Collective in solidarity with the “TobekaDaki Campaign for Access to Trastuzumab” 7 February 2017 The Lawyers Collective joins people living with cancer and health groups across the world who are demonstrating today to call attention to the unethical and inhuman behaviour of Swiss multinational company Roche in...

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Lawyers Collective Response to Testimony of Mr. Roy F Waldron, Pfizer Inc.

Recently, several multinational pharmaceutical companies along with the US Chamber of Commerce have been instrumental in mounting pressure on India to decry the alleged state of Intellectual Property (IP) regime in India. On June 27, 2013 a hearing, ‘A tangle of trade barriers’ before the US Energy and Commerce Committee...

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NACO scales up second line ART centres to all states

In furtherance of its commitment made in the Supreme Court, NACO has increased the number of centres providing second line antiretroviral therapy (ART) across the country to 53, ensuring at least one centre in every state now. In 2010, Sankalp Rehabilitation Trust, represented by the Lawyers Collective, challenged the constitutionality...

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