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HEALTH CARE LAW

Practice areas

HEALTH CARE LAW

Our Department is focused on giving advice to national and foreign companies on all the matters related with health care law proceedings carried out before the different national authorities, particularly the Instituto Nacional de Vigilancia de Medicamentos y Alimentos – INVIMA [National Institute for Drug and Food Surveillance, in English]. We take charge of i) obtain the different types of health registrations for the various classes of products; ii) revise the labels of food products to verify compliance with the health regulations; iii) apply for the modification of health registries; iv) apply for certifications and authorizations; v) apply for advertising authorizations; vi) file petitions; vii) apply for partial revocations due to corrections, among others.

Likewise, we also offer comprehensive services on the registration of livestock, agriculture, plant variety, and seed products before the INSTITUTO COLOMBIANO AGROPECUARIO (ICA) [COLOMBIAN AGRICULTURE AND LIVESTOCK INSTITUTE.] Also, we advise on the obtaining of animal health certificates before the importation of livestock products to the Republic of Colombia, as well as animal health exportation certificates and other proceedings before the mentioned authority.

CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES

(CCITE) - Certificate of Lack of Controlled Substances

We provide advice to our clients in the following procedures:

  • Obtención de usuario y clave para ingreso a la plataforma SICOQ. Recuerde que para el manejo de sustancias usted o su compañía debe contar con un usuario para el acceso a la plataforma del SICOQ. Sistema de Información para el Control de Sustancias y Productos Químicos.
  • Requests to the Ministry of Justice and Law, to obtain Certificate of Lack of Narcotics Traffic Report (CCITE).

  • Requests to the Ministry of Justice and Law, to substitute Certificate of Lack of Narcotics Traffic Report (CCITE), for legal and / or technical changes.
  • Requests to the Ministry of Justice and the Right of Renewal of Certificate of Lack of Narcotics Traffic Report (CCITE).
  • Requests to the Ministry of Justice and the right of extraordinary authorizations for the management of controlled substances.