Clause 2 Discredit to, and Reduction of Confidence in, the Industry

Clause

Activities or materials associated with promotion must never be such as to bring discredit upon, or reduce confidence in, the pharmaceutical industry.

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AUTH/3246/9/19 and AUTH/3247/9/19 - Complainant v Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb Breach: 2, 4.1, 9.1, 7.2, 7.4 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 27 September 2019 Completed: 13 May 2020 AUTH/3215/6/19 and AUTH/3216/6/19 - GP v Pfizer and Bristol-Myers Squibb Breach: 2, 3.2, 7.2, 7.3, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 21 June 2019 Completed: 13 May 2020 AUTH/3204/6/19 - Anonymous pharmaceutical employee v GlaxoSmithKline No breach: 2, 9.1, 26.1, 26.2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 07 June 2019 Completed: 27 April 2020 AUTH/3273/10/19 - Complainant v Gedeon Richter Breach: 4.3, 9.1 No breach: 2, 12.1, 26.1, 28.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 28 October 2019 Completed: 24 April 2020 AUTH/3203/6/19 - Anonymous employee v Otsuka Europe Breach: 9.1, 26.1, 26.2, 28.1 No breach: 2, 9.1, 26.2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 07 June 2019 Completed: 23 April 2020 AUTH/3226/7/19 - Complainant v Teva Breach: 2, 3.2, 7.2, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 16 July 2019 Completed: 07 April 2020 AUTH/3287/12/19 - Employee v UCB Breach: 3.1, 14.1, 9.1 No breach: 2, 4.1, 4.9, 4.10, 26.1, 26.2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 13 December 2019 Completed: 27 March 2020 AUTH/3291/12/19 - Aesthetics Health Professional v Allergan Breach: 2, 9.1, 26.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 17 December 2019 Completed: 16 March 2020 AUTH/3245/9/19 - Anonymous GP (assisted by an Ex Employee) v Novo Nordisk Breach: 7.2, 9.1 No breach: 2, 3.2, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.10, 8.1, 9.1, 15.2, 15.9 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 23 September 2019 Completed: 11 March 2020 AUTH/3283/11/19 and AUTH/3284/11/19 - CCG Senior Pharmacist v Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer Breach: 2, 7.2, 8.1, 15.2 No breach: 7.3, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 13 November 2019 Completed: 09 March 2020 AUTH/3240/8/19 - Voluntary admission from Colonis Breach: 2, 4.1, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 15 August 2019 Completed: 26 February 2020 AUTH/3274/10/19 - Complainant v Diurnal Breach: 3.1, 4.1, 4.3, 9.1, 2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 24 October 2019 Completed: 18 February 2020 AUTH/3264/10/19 - Anonymous v Merz Breach: 9.1, 15.2 No breach: 2, 3.1, 9.1, 15.2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 24 October 2019 Completed: 13 February 2020 AUTH/3252/10/19 - Complainant v Lilly Breach: 9.1, 26.1, 28.1 No breach: 2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 07 October 2019 Completed: 07 February 2020 AUTH/3282/11/19 - ViiV/Director v Gilead Breach: 2, 9.1, 29 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 21 November 2019 Completed: 29 January 2020 AUTH/3236/8/19 - Health professional v Merck Sharp & Dohme Breach: 2, 7.2, 9.1, 24.1 No breach: 2, 9.1, 29 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 14 August 2019 Completed: 20 January 2020 AUTH/3239/8/19 - Pharmacist v Colonis Breach: 2, 3.2, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 13 August 2019 Completed: 20 December 2019 AUTH/3198/5/19 - Complainant v Novo Nordisk Breach: 14.1, 15.2 No breach: 2, 3.2, 7.2, 7.4, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 07 May 2019 Completed: 19 December 2019 AUTH/3243/9/19 - Ex-Employee v Allergen No breach: 2, 9.1, 18.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 29 July 2019 Completed: 22 November 2019 AUTH/3207/6/19 - Anonymous v Santen No breach: 2, 9.1, 11.1, 18.1, 22.1, 23.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 19 June 2019 Completed: 15 November 2019 AUTH/3172/3/19 - Anonymous v Sandoz No breach: 2, 9.1, 12.1, 15.2, 18.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 18 March 2019 Completed: 18 September 2019 AUTH/3208/6/19 - Member of the public v Merz Breach: 9.1, 15.2, 26.1 No breach: 2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 19 June 2019 Completed: 12 September 2019 AUTH/3210/6/19 - Patient v GlaxoSmithKline No breach: 2, 9.1, 14.5 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 20 June 2019 Completed: 06 September 2019 AUTH/3187/5/19 - Anonymous representative v Cipla No breach: 2, 3.2, 9.1, 16.3, 19.2 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 09 May 2019 Completed: 20 August 2019 AUTH/3186/5/19 - Anonymous v Almirall No breach: 2, 9.1, 22.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 01 May 2019 Completed: 20 August 2019 AUTH/3161/2/19 - Employee v Leo Pharma No breach: 2, 9.1, 9.9, 14.1, 15.6, 15.9, 19.1, 19.2 Applicable Code: 2016 Received: 19 February 2019 Completed: 18 June 2019 AUTH/3058/8/18 - Pharmacists v Proveca Letter regarding the supply of unlicensed and off-label glycopyrronium Breach: 9.1, 2 Applicable Code: 2016 Received: 21 September 2018 Completed: 11 December 2018 AUTH/2965/8/17 - Anonymous employee v Biogen Company culture and bonus scheme Breach: 2 Applicable Code: 2016 Received: 07 August 2017 Completed: 22 March 2018 AUTH/2983/10/17 - Anonymous, non-contactable v Celgene Promotion of Abraxane to the public Breach: 9.1 and 26.2 (x2) No breach: 2 Applicable Code: 2016 Received: 09 October 2017 Completed: 18 January 2018 AUTH/3285/12/19 - Ex-Employee v Daiichi-Sankyo Breach: 2, 9.1, 24.1, 24.4, 24.6, 24.7, 24.9 No breach: 24.10 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 30 November 2019 Completed: Interim case report AUTH/3199/5/19 - Pharmacosmos v Vifor Breach: 2, 29 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 15 May 2020 Completed: Interim case report AUTH/3224/7/19 - Pharmacosmos v Vifor Breach: 2, 7.2, 7.3, 8.1, 9.1 Applicable Code: 2019 Received: 14 July 2019 Completed: Interim case report