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Pharma/Life Sciences: Product Liability - France
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Armand Aviges advises, assists and represents both French and international industrial players, particularly in the pharmaceutical sector, in product liability matters before various jurisdictions (civil, administrative and criminal). He notably handles complex serial claims and has developed a strong expertise in healthcare class actions and notably represents a leading pharmaceutical group in the first two pharmaceutical class actions in France. His practice has a decidedly international bent, as he manages and coordinates mass disputes on an international level.
Armand Aviges is also regularly consulted in the context of reflexions and proposals concerning draft bills or the modification of the French legal system.
He assists pharmaceutical industries in all matters relating to intellectual property law (with particular focus on fields such as patents, trademarks, know-how and employee’s invention) and has developed a significant practice in the field of customs legislation related to falsified / counterfeit medicinal products.
Paris Bar admission: 2005
Graduate of University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne, University of Paris II – Pantheon-Assas and the University of “La Sapienza” (Rome)