Laurence R. Helfer

Duke University School of Law

Harry R. Chadwick, Sr. Professor of Law

210 Science Dr.

Box 90360

Durham, NC 27708

United States

http://law.duke.edu/fac/helfer/

iCourts: Center of Excellence for International Courts

Permanent Visiting Professor

Studiestraede 6

Copenhagen, DK-1455

Denmark

http://jura.ku.dk/icourts/news/laurence-r-helfer/

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1.

Human Rights and Intellectual Property: Conflict or Coexistence?

Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, Vol. 5, p. 47, 2003, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2003-27, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 04-003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Oct 2003
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 4,018 (1,302)
Citation 8

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Regime Shifting: The TRIPs Agreement and New Dynamics of International Intellectual Property Lawmaking

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 29, p. 1, 2004, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2003-28, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 04-004
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 21 Oct 2003
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 2,641 (2,811)
Citation 43

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Toward a Human Rights Framework for Intellectual Property

U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, p. 971, 2007, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,942 (4,918)
Citation 10

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The New Innovation Frontier? Intellectual Property and the European Court of Human Rights

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 49, p.1, 2008, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-05, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 1,105 (11,316)
Citation 5

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intellectual property, trademarks, patents, copyrights, human rights, property rights, European Convention on Human Rights, European Court of Human Rights, international courts, international tribunals

5.

Human Rights and Intellectual Property: Mapping the Global Interface

Cambridge University Press, 2011, Arizona Legal Studies Discussion Paper No. 10-18
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2010 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2016
Laurence R. Helfer and Graeme W. Austin
Duke University School of Law and Victoria University of Wellington
Downloads 1,025 (12,963)

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human rights, civil and political rights, economic, social and cultural rights, right to health, intellectual property, TRIPS agreement, authors' rights, copyright, patent, trademark, pharmaceuticals, indigenous peoples, WTO, education, conflict of international laws

6.

International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe

68:1 International Organization 77-110 (2014)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer and Erik Voeten
Duke University School of Law and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Downloads 1,024 (12,751)
Citation 1

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human rights, European Court of Human Rights, ECHR, ECtHR, European Union, gay, lesbian, transgender, international courts, international tribunals, conditionality, judicial lawmaking

Redesigning the European Court of Human Rights: Embeddedness as a Deep Structural Principle of the European Human Rights Regime

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, p. 125, 2008, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-20, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-27
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Oct 2007
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 888 (19,081)
Citation 5

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European Convention on Human Rights, European Court of Human Rights, international courts, international tribunals, Council of Europe, docket crisis, institutional reforms, subsidiary, embeddedness

Redesigning the European Court of Human Rights: Embeddedness as a Deep Structural Principle of the European Human Rights Regime

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 125-159, 2008
Posted: 22 Jun 2008
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law

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Designing Non-National Systems: The Case of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

William & Mary Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 141, 2001, Stanford/Yale Jr. Faculty Forum Paper No. 01-05
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 29 Jun 2001
Laurence R. Helfer and Graeme B. Dinwoodie
Duke University School of Law and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 768 (22,448)
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Why States Create International Tribunals: A Response to Professors Posner and Yoo

California Law Review, Vol. 93, p. 899, 2005, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 05-005, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-01, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-10
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Laurence R. Helfer and Anne-Marie Slaughter
Duke University School of Law and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 703 (25,263)
Citation 11

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International Law and Trade, Dispute Resolution

10.

International Dispute Settlement at the Trademark-Domain Name Interface

29 Pepp. L. Rev. 87 2001-2002
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2015
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 610 (31,688)
Citation 1

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Collective Management of Copyright and Human Rights: An Uneasy Alliance

COLLECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT AND RELATED RIGHTS, pp. 85-114, Daniel J. Gervais, ed., Kluwer Law International, 2006, Vanderbilt Law School, Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper Series No. 05-28
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Oct 2005
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 598 (32,485)
Citation 1

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12.

Understanding Change in International Organizations: Globalization and Innovation in the ILO

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 649, 2006, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-09
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 May 2006
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 583 (32,688)
Citation 4

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labor, labour, international organizations, treaties, international law, ILO, international labor organization, director general

13.

Emergency and Escape: Explaining Derogation from Human Rights Treaties

International Organization, Vol. 65, p. 673, Fall 2011
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
UCSD School of Global Policy and Strategy, Duke University School of Law and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 555 (31,772)
Citation 2

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International Law, Human Rights, Treaties, Flexibility, Derogation, Compliance, Emergencies, Crises, ICCPR

14.

Constitutional Analogies in the International Legal System

Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, Vol. 37, p. 193, 2003, Princeton Law and Public Affairs Working Paper No. 03-12, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2003-16
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 514 (39,985)
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Nonconsensual International Lawmaking

University of Illinois Law Review, p. 71, 2008, U. of St. Gallen Law & Economics Working Paper No. 26, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-26, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-18
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 415 (49,348)
Citation 6

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international lawmaking, nonconsensual lawmaking, consent, game theory, participation, compliance, UN Security Council, transnational terrorism, global environmental protection, human rights

16.

Overlegalizing Human Rights: International Relations Theory and the Commonwealth Caribbean Backlash Against Human Rights Regimes

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 102, November 2002, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-05, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2002-13
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 20 May 2002
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 380 (43,597)
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Intellectual Property Rights in Plant Varieties: International Legal Regimes and Policy Options for National Governments

Food and Agriculture Org. of the United Nations, FAO Legislative Study, No. 85, 2004
Number of pages: 114 Posted: 27 Apr 2005
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 379 (49,730)
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Nature or Nurture? Judicial Lawmaking in the European Court of Justice and the Andean Tribunal of Justice

International Organization, Vol. 64, No. 4, Fall 2010, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Paper No. 258, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper Series No. 09-16
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer
Downloads 345 (62,530)
Citation 8

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Andean Community, Andean Tribunal, International Courts, International Tribunals, European Court of Justice, European Community, Regional Trade, Regional Integration, International Relations, Administrative State, Administrative Agencies, Judicial Politics, Preliminary References

19.

Exiting Treaties

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1579, 2005, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 05-05, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 05-09
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 11 Mar 2005
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 309 (48,224)
Citation 7

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International Law and Trade, Law Institutions and Development, Law and Economics

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Monitoring Compliance with Un-Ratified Treaties: The ILO Experience

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 71, p.193, 2008 , Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 07-14, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Jul 2007
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 301 (72,575)
Citation 1

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international delegation, international institutions, international organizations, compliance with international law, international labor organization, ILO, international labor law, international monitoring mechanisms

21.

Not Fully Committed? Reservations, Risk and Treaty Design

Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 31, p. 367, 2006, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-04, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-08
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Mar 2006
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 284 (70,086)
Citation 2

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international law, treaties, reservations, rational choice

22.

Islands of Effective International Adjudication: Constructing an Intellectual Property Rule of Law in the Andean Community

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 109, 2009, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-53, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 08-53, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 08-22, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 08-41
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Nov 2008
Laurence R. Helfer, Karen J. Alter and Florencia Guerzovich
Duke University School of Law, Northwestern University - Department of Political Science and Independent
Downloads 272 (83,467)
Citation 14

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Andean Community, Andean Tribunal, International Courts, International Tribunals, European Court of Justice, Intellectual Property, Trademarks, Patents, Pharmaceuticals, Regional Trade, Regional Integration, International Relations, Institutional Design, Administrative State, Administrative Agency

23.

Toward a Theory of Effective Supranational Adjudication

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 107, No. 2, November 1997
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 25 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer and Anne-Marie Slaughter
Duke University School of Law and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 271 (70,337)
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A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice

107 American Journal of International Law 737-779 (2013)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
Karen J. Alter, Laurence R. Helfer and Jacqueline R McAllister
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Duke University School of Law and Kenyon College
Downloads 250 (88,562)

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international law, human rights, international courts, Africa, West Africa, ECOWAS, regional integration, civil society mobilization

25.

Mediating Interactions in an Expanding International Intellectual Property Regime

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 36, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Aug 2004
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 247 (92,574)
Citation 1

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International Law & Trade, Intellectual Property, Comparataive Law

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International Law and the U.S. Common Law of Foreign Official Immunity

Supreme Court Review, p. 213, 2011
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2014
Curtis A. Bradley and Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 244 (92,172)

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International law, customary international law, CIL, foreign sovereign immunities act, FSIA, foreign official immunity, Executive Branch, jus cogens, international crimes, universal jurisdiction, federal common law, U.S. Supreme Court, Samantar, Alien Tort Statute, ATS, Torture Victim Protection Act

27.

Whither the UDRP: Autonomous, Americanized or Cosmopolitan?

Princeton Law & Public Affairs Paper No. 03-10; Loyola-LA Public Law Research Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Aug 2003
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 238 (97,780)

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28.

Flexibility in International Agreements

INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL LAW AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, Jeffrey Dunoff & Mark A. Pollack, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2013, pp. 175-196
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 222 (81,794)
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Transplanting the European Court of Justice: The Experience of the Andean Tribunal of Justice

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 60(3), p.629 (2012), Oñati Socio-Legal Series, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2011,
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
Karen J. Alter, Laurence R. Helfer and Osvaldo Saldías
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Duke University School of Law and Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet & Society
Downloads 212 (90,351)
Citation 2

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European community, Andean community, international courts and tribunals, European Court of Justice, Andean tribunal of justice, regional integration, legal transplants, neofunctionalist theory, ideational diffusion

30.

Legitimacy and Lawmaking: A Tale of Three International Courts

14 Theoretical Inquiries in Law 479 (2013)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2015
Laurence R. Helfer and Karen J. Alter
Downloads 211 (97,780)

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31.

The Demise and Rebirth of Plant Variety Protection: A Comment on Technological Change and the Design of Plant Variety Protection Regimes

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 82, p.1619, 2007, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 06-28, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 06-31
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Jan 2007
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 209 (109,524)

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intellectual property, plant variety protection, plant breeding, international law, international legal regimes, innovation, technological change

32.

How Context Shapes the Authority of International Courts

79:1 Law & Contemporary Problems 1-36 (2016)., iCourts Working Paper Series, No. 18, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-13
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
Karen J. Alter, Laurence R. Helfer and Mikael Rask Madsen
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Duke University School of Law and University of Copenhagen - iCourts - Centre of Excellence for International Courts
Downloads 207 (45,943)

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33.

Terminating Treaties

The Oxford Guide to Treaties (Duncan Hollis ed., 2012), pp. 634-650
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 200 (87,514)

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The Effectiveness of International Adjudicators

Oxford Handbook of International Adjudication, Karen J. Alter, Cesare Romano and Yuval Shany, eds., 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 197 (106,175)
Citation 1

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international courts, international tribunals, international litigation, effectiveness, compliance, interpretation

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The Andean Tribunal of Justice and its Interlocutors: Understanding Preliminary Reference Patterns in the Andean Community

N.Y.U Journal of International Law and Politics, Vol. 41, p. 871, 2009, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 09-06, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 09-01, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 09-05, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 09-04
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 01 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Laurence R. Helfer and Karen J. Alter
Downloads 188 (112,561)
Citation 3

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Andean Community, Andean Tribunal, International Courts, International Tribunals, European Court of Justice, European Union, European Community, Intellectual Property, Regional Trade, Regional Integration, International Relations, Administrative State, Administrative Agencies, Judicial Politics

36.

Collective Management of Copyrights and Human Rights: An Uneasy Alliance Revisited

COLLECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT AND RELATED RIGHTS, Second Ed., Daniel J. Gervais ed., Kluwer Law International, 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 166 (124,190)

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intellectual property, copyright, human rights, creators' rights, authors' rights, Collective Rights Organizations, Collective management organizations, CRO's, collective administration of copyright, neighboring rights

37.

Backlash Against International Courts in West, East and Southern Africa: Causes and Consequences

27 European Journal of International Law, 293-328 (2016), iCourts Working Paper Series, No. 21, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-19
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2016
Karen J. Alter, James Thuo Gathii and Laurence R. Helfer
Northwestern University - Department of Political Science, Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 136 (68,711)

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Legal Integration in the Andes: Law-Making by the Andean Tribunal of Justice

European Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 5, p.701, 2011, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 11-06, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 11-38
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer
Downloads 122 (179,065)
Citation 1

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Andean Community, European Community, International Courts and Tribunals, Judicial Lawmaking, regional integration

39.

Exiting Custom: Analogies to Treaty Withdrawals

Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law, vol. 21, p. 65, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 May 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 114 (171,638)

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Customary International Law, Treaties, Withdrawal, Denunciation, Exit, International Agreements, Continuing Obligation, International Cooperation, Opt Out

40.

The Influence of the Andean Intellectual Property Regime on Access to Medicines in Latin America

BALANCING WEALTH AND HEALTH: GLOBAL ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND THE BATTLE OVER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND ACCESS TO MEDICINES IN LATIN AMERICA , Rochelle Dreyfuss & César Rodríguez-Garavito, eds. (2013),
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
Laurence R. Helfer and Karen J. Alter
Downloads 101 (182,403)

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access to medicines, patents, pharmaceuticals, patented medicines, Andean Community, Andean Tribunal of Justice

41.

The Evolution of Codification: A Principal-Agent Theory of the International Law Commission’s Influence

Custom's Future: International Law in a Changing World (Curtis Bradley ed., 2015 Forthcoming). , UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-8, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-16
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Laurence R. Helfer and Timothy Meyer
Duke University School of Law and Vanderbilt University Law School
Downloads 95 (158,321)

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customary international law, treaties, codification, International Law Commission, international organizations

42.

Forum Shopping for Human Rights

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 148, p. 285, 1999
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 23 Nov 1999 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 60 (286,930)
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World Music on a Us Stage: A Berne/Trips and Economic Analysis of the Fairness in Music Licensing Act

Boston University Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 93, 2000
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 05 Dec 1999 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2014
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 52 (254,253)
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Sub-Regional Courts in Africa: Litigating the Hybrid Right to Freedom of Movement

iCourts Working Paper Series, No. 32, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-43
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2015
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 41 (180,169)

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free movement, international court, Africa, ECOWAS, East African Court of Justice, SADC, human rights, regional integration, African Charter

45.

Legal Integration in the Andes: Law‐Making by the Andean Tribunal of Justice

European Law Journal, Vol. 17, Issue 5, pp. 701-715, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Aug 2011
Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer
Downloads 1 (522,606)
Citation 1

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The World Blind Union Guide to the Marrakesh Treaty: Facilitating Access to Books for Print-Disabled Individuals (Front Matter)

Oxford University Press, 2017 Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-17
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Laurence R. Helfer, Molly K. Land, Ruth Okediji and Jerome H. Reichman
Duke University School of Law, University of Connecticut School of Law, University of Minnesota Law School and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 0 (378,567)

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copyright, intellectual property, IP, exceptions and limitations, Marrakesh Treaty, blind, visual disabilities, print disabilities, international law, Berne Convention, international IP, three-step test, Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, CRPD, treaty interpretation

47.

Opposing International Justice: Kenya's Integrated Backlash Strategy Against the ICC

International Criminal Law Review, vol. 17 (1): 1-46 (2017), iCourts Working Paper Series No. 83, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Laurence R. Helfer and Anne Elizabeth Showalter
Duke University School of Law and United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Downloads 0 (294,194)

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International Criminal Court, ICC, criminal justice, atrocities, Africa, backlash, post-colonialism, Kenya, African Union

48.

Human Rights and Intellectual Property: Mapping an Evolving and Contested Relationship

The Oxford Handbook of Intellectual Property Law (Rochelle C. Dreyfuss & Justine Pila eds, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Sep 2016
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 0 (162,938)

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Intellectual property, IP, human rights, economic and social rights, TRIPS, TRIPS Plus, Marrakesh Treaty, IP ceilings, treaty bodies, WIPO, WTO, international regimes, regime shifting, backlash

49.

Transplanting International Courts: The Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice

Oxford University Press, 2017 Forthcoming, iCourts Working Paper Series No. 73
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Karen J. Alter and Laurence R. Helfer
Downloads 0 (333,307)

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International courts, Preliminary references, Andean Community, Andean, Tribunal of Justice, Regional integration, European Court of Justice, Intellectual property, Patented medicines, Legal transplants, Jurist advocacy networks

50.

Can Greece Be Expelled from the Eurozone? Toward a Default Rule on Expulsion from International Organizations

Filling the Gaps in Governance: The Case of Europe 127-150 (European University Institute 2016)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 May 2016 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2016
Joseph Blocher, G. Mitu Gulati and Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and Duke University School of Law
Downloads 0 (160,153)

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expulsion, treaty, international organizations, withdrawal, international law, eurozone

51.

Pharmaceutical Patents and the Human Right to Health: The Contested Evolution of the Transnational Legal Order on Access to Medicines

Transnational Legal Orders (Terence C. Halliday & Gregory Shaffer, eds. 2015), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-18
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2016
Laurence R. Helfer
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 0 (179,065)

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patents, medicines, TRIPS, health, right to health, regime complexity, transnational legal orders

52.

Customary International Law: An Instrument Choice Perspective

Michigan Journal of International Law, 2016 Vol. 37(4): 563-609, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 15-35, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-49
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2017
Laurence R. Helfer and Ingrid B. Wuerth
Duke University School of Law and Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 0 (140,326)

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instrument choice; rational choice; customary international law