LUZ, Inc. Announces Acquisition by RWS Holdings Plc

The acquisition strengthens the combined company’s leading position in global life science translations
Feb 17, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO—LUZ announces the acquisition of LUZ, Inc. (“LUZ”), a market-leading private life sciences language services provider, by RWS Holdings plc (“RWS”), a world-leading provider of intellectual property support services (patent translations, international patent filing solutions and searches), commercial translations and linguistic validation. The acquisition strengthens RWS’ leading position in global life sciences both in […]

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Meeting Requirements for Regulatory Submissions

Regulatory product approval in international markets requires stringent management of regional timelines and related translation activities
Oct 04, 2016

The International Council for Harmonization (ICH) has fostered increasing standardization of filing requirements for marketing authorizations of new or modified pharmaceuticals. Despite the development of the Common Technical Document (CTD) format, submission requirements remain quite diverse from one regional jurisdiction to another, presenting special challenges for companies seeking approval of their pharmaceutical products. LUZ has created a […]

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Corporate eLearning Solutions for a Multilingual Audience

When planning the release of eLearning courseware in multiple languages, choosing the right authoring platform and localization vendor are essential for success
Aug 17, 2016

An increasing number of companies are offering eLearning as part of their professional development programs – for example, an estimated 77% of US companies are currently offering such courseware. These training materials, however, are highly complex multimedia creations that present special challenges when used in foreign-language learning environments. This Solution Brief from LUZ provides visibility into the […]

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Best Practices Review – Labeling of Investigational Medicinal Products in International Clinical Trials

Regulatory Challenges and Multilingual Solutions
May 31, 2016

As clinical trials become increasingly international in nature, pharmaceutical companies must anticipate multicultural and multilingual contingencies in all aspects of clinical study planning. This is especially the case for the labeling of Investigational Medicinal Products (IMPs) because of complex linguistic and regulatory issues associated with them. This Best Practices Review from LUZ explains the difficulties and […]

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LUZ Attends 2016 Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting

Leading provider of life science translations attends the DIA Annual Meeting conference and exhibition
May 24, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO—LUZ, Inc., a leading provider of translations and multilingual content management services to life science companies, is attending and exhibiting at the upcoming 2016 DIA Annual Meeting, a multi-day conference and exhibition to take place on June 26-30, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The DIA event attracts more than 7,000 […]

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LUZ Appoints Chief Operating Officer

Joe Lugo to direct global operations for leading language services provider
May 18, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO—LUZ, Inc., a leading provider of language services to the life science industry, announced today the appointment of Joe Lugo as its new COO. Effective immediately, Mr. Lugo will take over responsibility for LUZ’s day-to-day operations across all office locations, both in the US and abroad. A licensed CPA with an MBA in International […]

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LUZ Renews Sponsorship of DA4S East Coast Conference

Minority-owned life science translation company continues support of Diversity Alliance for Science event
May 12, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO—LUZ, Inc., a woman- and minority-owned provider of language services to the life science industry, will once again sponsor the Diversity Alliance for Science’s annual East Coast Conference. The three-day event will be held at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel in New Jersey on May 16-18. The DA4S East conference provides an opportunity for […]

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Phlexglobal and LUZ form partnership to provide eTMF and Clinical Document Translation Services

May 04, 2016

Amersham, Buckinghamshire, UK | Malvern, Pennsylvania, USA | San Francisco, California, USA—LUZ, the world’s leading language translation company for life sciences, and Phlexglobal, pioneers in the provision of Trial Master File (TMF) technology and services solutions, today announced they have entered into a partnership to offer a full document translation and eTMF solution. By introducing […]

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LUZ Sponsors 4th Annual Medical Device and Diagnostic Labeling Conference

Leading provider of life science translations supports Q1 Productions’ conference program for the medical device industry
Apr 12, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO—LUZ, Inc., a leading provider of translations and multilingual content management services to life science companies, is sponsoring the upcoming 4th Annual Medical Device and Diagnostic Labeling Conference, a two-day event to take place on April 25-26, 2016 in Alexandria, Virginia. The conference provides an opportunity for labeling executives to learn and discuss methods […]

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