Working closely with your experts
New Zealand’s biotechnology industry is a valued part of our economy. Wynn Williams has a dedicated team to support the success of these innovative manufacturers and exporters.

We have specific expertise in providing licensing and distribution arrangements tailored to the biotechnology sector. Our role is to facilitate the successful marketing and supply of these products, and to ensure they comply with the laws and regulations of their destination markets.

We regularly advise on:
  • negotiation of supply contracts
  • regulatory requirements of the various export countries
  • production standards and labeling
  • IP protection & trademarks
Clients include:
  • Canterbury Scientific Ltd – we provide distribution and licensing agreements, and contracts to supply globally, for this manufacturer of highly-specialised healthcare products
  • PharmaZen Ltd – we advise this Christchurch-based nutraceuticals manufacturer on regulatory requirements for their international export activity




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