Dispute Resolution Hotline August 17, 2020

The changing face of product liability regime in India and its impact on the med-tech sector


This article first appeared on the website of the Consumer Litigation Committee of the Legal Practice Division of the International Bar Association, and is reproduced by kind permission of the International Bar Association, London, UK. © International Bar Association.


Summary

Payel Chatterjee and Darren Punnen write for the International Bar Association on the upcoming changes to the product liability regime, and its impact on the Med-Tech Industry in India. They discuss the product liability regime introduced under the Consumer Protection Act, 2019 along with the overhaul of Medical Device law in India, which has made it necessary for the industry to re-visit their product instructions, disclaimers, limitations and documentation.

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Darren Punnen & Payel Chatterjee

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