Our Commercial Lawyers have significant experience representing Pharmacists and can accommodate almost all their legal needs. Our Commercial lawyers can advise or appear in relation to:

  • Professional Responsibility Claims;
  • Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC) investigations;
  • Pharmacy Council investigations or proceedings;
  • Other disciplinary matters and professional conduct;
  • Sale of Pharmacy Businesses;
  • Legal issues relating to Compounding Pharmacists;
  • Legal issues relating to Pharmacists who prepare medicine for Veterinary use;
  • Pharmaceutical intellectual property transactions, contracts and advice;
  • Share or Unit Holder disputes;
  • Workplace issues general and particular for pharmacy businesses, pharmacists in charge, employee and employing pharmacists, and pharmacy and dispensary assistants;
  • Regulatory issues under both State and Federal Legislation including: the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Act 1966 (NSW) and the corresponding regulations; the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (Cth) and corresponding Regulations; The Health Practitioner Regulation National Law; the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994 (Cth) and the corresponding code and regulations; the Stock Medicines Act 1989 (NSW) and the corresponding regulations;
  • Professional negligence claims; and
  • Public liability claims.