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Focus Areas

Our work spans domestic and international law including health law, consumer protection law, trade law, investment law, intellectual property law, drug control law, human rights law and constitutional law.

Global Action on Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs)

The role of law in combating the rising global burden of cancer and other NCDs.

Tobacco

The development and implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, particularly the defence of tobacco control measures against tobacco industry lawsuits and legal threats.

Alcohol

Regulatory controls to reduce alcohol-related harm and the role of international instruments in guiding national laws and policies.

Overweight and Obesity

Regulatory interventions to reduce overweight and obesity and the role of international instruments in guiding national laws and policies.

Treatment and Support

The intersection of law and cancer treatment and support, including access to treatment and care, discrimination, regulation of alternative therapies and end-of-life decision-making.