A dedicated team of legal (privacy) experts and ethicists focussed on health care and health research
Our mission is furthering the improvement of health and health care, guided by the public values
which underly scientific research and European health care systems.
Advice and researching
Dataprotection and DPIA’s
Policy briefs and reports
Data en material transfer agreements
We offer services to researchers and research organisation, patient organisations, health care providers and public health organisations, governmental agencies
Constructive and engaged
We do not follow trends but follow our mission. Against the current if necessary, but always aiming at contributing positively and critically to public, professional and academic debates and their practical implementation.
Our expertise ranges from medical law and privacy and data protection legislation in its various ramifications, to European law, as well as research ethics and governance.
We combine hands-on ethical and legal advice directly applicable to research and contribute to the professional and academic debate.
News from MLCF
As of June 1st, 2021, the MedLaw Consult Foundation (MLCF) and Foundation Lygature have entered into a collaboration agreement to combine their expertise to facilitate medical research. The collaboration allows both organisations to build upon their complementary...
On April 13, Lygature and MLCF organised a webinar on joint controllers in large research consortia. The presentations led to a lively debate, aptly moderated by Petra Wilson. To see the presentations (again) you can click on the items in the Program of the webinar....