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Legal Compass: New Medical Devices Ordinance effective from 26 May 2021 - Need for action in the Medtech sector

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    May 26, 2021 was the effective date of the Medical Devices Regulation (MDR) and the revised Swiss Medical Devices Ordinance (MedDO) came into force. All stakeholders are aware that the Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) between Switzerland and the European Union (EU) could not be updated by May 26, 2021. As a result, Switzerland has become a “third country” in the area of medical devices as of May 26, 2021.

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