Joel D'Silva

Legal Researcher

Leuven, 3000

Belgium

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1.

Pools, Thickets and Open Source Nanotechnology

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 31, No. 6, pp. 300-306, 2009
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 May 2014
Joel D'Silva
Legal Researcher
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Nanotechnology, Intellectual Property, Patent Thickets, Patent Pools, Open Source

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Taking Temperature - A Review of European Union Regulation in Nanomedicine

European Journal of Health Law, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 249-269, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Joel D'Silva and Geert van Calster
Legal Researcher and K.U. Leuven
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Nanotechnology, nanomedicine, regulation, technologies, law

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To Label or Not to Label? - It’s More than a Nano-Sized Question

European Journal of Risk Regulation, No. 4, pp. 420-427, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2013
Joel D'Silva and Diana Megan Bowman
Legal Researcher and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health
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Nanotechnology, labelling, risk, regulation,

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Protecting Consumers or Failing Them? The Regulation of Nanotechnologies in the EU

European Journal of Consumer Law, Vol. 1, pp. 85-113, 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2013
K.U. Leuven, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health and Legal Researcher
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nanotechnology, regulation, consumer, cosmetics, foods, medicine, nanoscience

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What’s in a Name? – Defining a 'Nanomaterial' for Regulatory Purposes in Europe

European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 79-85, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Joel D'Silva
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Nanotechnology, Nanomaterial, Definitions, European Union, Risk, Regulation

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Defining Nanomaterials for the Purpose of Regulation within the European Union

European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 115-122, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 28 May 2011
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health, Legal Researcher and K.U. Leuven
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Nanotechnologies, Nanomaterials, European Union, Regulation, Law

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Why the Elephant in the Room Appears to be More than a Nano-Sized Challenge

European Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Joel D'Silva and Diana Megan Bowman
Legal Researcher and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health
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nanotechnology, law, regulation, nanomaterials, risk

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For Me to Know and You to Find Out? Participatory Mechanisms, the Aarhus Convention and New Technologies

Studies in Ethics, Law, and Technology, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 28 May 2011
Joel D'Silva and Geert van Calster
Legal Researcher and K.U. Leuven
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Aarhus Convention, Public Participation, Nanotechnologies, Law

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Knowledge Transfer from Citizens Panels to Regulatory Bodies in the Domain of Nano-Enabled Medical Applications

Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 125-142, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 28 May 2011
Johan Evers and Joel D'Silva
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Legal Researcher
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Nanotechnology, Regulation, Knowledge Transfer, Public Participation, Citizens Panels

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Book Review – Nano Meets Macro: Social Perspectives on Nanoscale Sciences and Technologies, Kamila Lein Kjølberg & Fern Wickson, eds., Pan Stanford Publishing, 2010

NanoEthics, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 245-247, 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2011
Joel D'Silva
Legal Researcher
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nanotechnology, nanoethics, ethics, new technology

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Regulatory Aspects of Nanomedicine in Europe

CLINICAL NANOMEDICINE- FROM BENCH TO BEDSIDE, Raj Bawa, Gerald F. Audette, Israel Rubinstein, eds., Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapore, 2012
Posted: 20 Mar 2012
Joel D'Silva
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regulation, European Union (EU), European Commission (EC), European Medicines Agency (EMA), harmonized standards, risk, borderline medicine, nanomaterials, nanomedicine, nanoparticles, definitions

12.

Genetically Modified (GM) Seeds, Intellectual Property and the Corporatisation of Food

Banaras University Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 1-2, pp. 6-32, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Joel D'Silva
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biotechnology, seeds, patents, biodiversity, genetically modified

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Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS), Drugs and the Poor

Cochin University Law Review (CULR), Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 262 -277, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Joel D'Silva
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intellectual property, WTO, medicines, poor, patents

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Regulating Nanomedicine: A European Perspective

Posted: 28 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Joel D'Silva and Geert van Calster
Legal Researcher and K.U. Leuven

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Nanotechnology, nanomedicine, regulation, technologies, Law

15.

Government Regulation of Nanotechnologies

NANOTECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALISATION, Takuya Tsuzuki, ed., Pan Stanford, 2011
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2014
Diana Megan Bowman and Joel D'Silva
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health and Legal Researcher

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nanotechnology, regulation, technologies, law

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The ‘Wicked’ Problem of Regulating Nanotechnologies: Local and Global Challenges

QUANTUM ENGAGEMENTS: SOCIAL REFLECTIONS OF NANOSCIENCE AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES, pp. 139-150, Zülsdorf T, Coenen C, Ferrari A, et al., eds., IOS Press, Forthcoming
Posted: 21 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2012
Diana Megan Bowman and Joel D'Silva
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health and Legal Researcher

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nanotechnologies, legislation, regulation, risk, recent developments

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nanotechnology, nanobiotechnology, nanomedicine, precautionary principle, risk, regulation, labelling, definitions

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The Regulation of Nanomedicine

NANOMEDICINE IN HEALTH AND DISEASE, pp. 20-42, R. Hunter & V. Preedy, eds., Science Publishers, July 2011
Posted: 22 May 2011
Joel D'Silva and Diana Megan Bowman
Legal Researcher and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health

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Nanotechnology, nanomedicine, regulation, European Union, United states, Risk

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Nanotechnology: Development, Risk and Regulation

NANOTECHNOLOGY – OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES, pp. 36-56, S. Zodgekar, ICFAI Press, 2008
Posted: 22 May 2011
Joel D'Silva
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Nanotechnology, Risk, Regulation, Development

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Trust Me I’m a Regulator: The (in) Adequacy of EU Legislative Instruments for Three Nanotechnology Categories (Food, Cosmetics & Medicine)

DIMENSIONS OF TECHNOLOGY REGULATION, pp. 205-235, M.E.A. Goodwin, B.J. Koops, R.E. Leenes, eds., Wolf Legal Publishing, 2010
Posted: 01 Oct 2010
K.U. Leuven, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Public Health and Legal Researcher

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Nano Medicine, Nano Cosmetics, Nano Foods, Regulation, European Union, Consumers

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Intellectual Property and Regulatory Issues at the Nanoscale

SIZE MATTERS - ETHICAL, LEGAL AND SOCIAL ASPECTS OF NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY AND NANO-MEDICINE, Johann S. Ach & Christian Weidemann, eds., pp. 181-194, LIT Verlag Münster, 2008
Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 22 Aug 2009
Joel D'Silva
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Nanotechnology, Intellectual Property, Regulation