Stephen R. Munzer

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

Professor of Law

385 Charles E. Young Dr. East

Room 1242

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1476

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Uneasy Case for Intellectual Property Rights in Traditional Knowledge

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 27, pp. 37-97, 2009, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 09-16
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 01 May 2009
Stephen R. Munzer and Kal Raustiala
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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copyright, digital, indigenous peoples, intellectual property, international law, legal philosophy, patent, property, public domain, restitution, trademark, trade secret, traditional knowledge

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Stem Cell Research and the Law

UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-05
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Russell B. Korobkin and Stephen R. Munzer
UCLA School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Stem Cells, Patent Law, Human Subjects, Tissue Ownership, Cloning, Chimeras, Informed Consent, Common Rule, Scientific Research

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The Commons and the Anticommons in the Law and Theory of Property

Reprinted from THE BLACKWELL GUIDE TO THE PHILOSOPY OF LAW AND LEGAL THEORY, Martin P. Golding and William A. Edmundson, eds.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Mar 2005
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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property law, analysis of commons and anticommons,

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The Global Struggle Over Geographic Indications

UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-32
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Aug 2006
Kal Raustiala and Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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international law, international intellectual property, geographic indications

The Global Struggle Over Geographic Indications

European Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, Issue 2, pp. 337-365, 2007
Posted: 20 Jun 2008
Kal Raustiala and Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

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Intellectual Property Rights in Genes and Gene Fragments: A Registration Solution for Expressed Sequence Tags

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, March 2000
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 31 Mar 2003
Molly A. Holman, Ph.D., J.D. and Stephen R. Munzer
Christie, Parker & Hale LLP and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Property rights, genome, EST, expressed sequence tags, PTO, genetic material, Human Genome Project, patent, philosophy of intellectual property rights, genetics, economic issues, molecular genetics

Intellectual Property Rights in Genes and Gene Fragments: A Registration Solution for Expressed Sequence Tags

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, Pp. 735-848, March 2000
Posted: 29 Sep 2000
Molly A. Holman, Ph.D., J.D. and Stephen R. Munzer
Christie, Parker & Hale LLP and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

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A Bundle Theorist Holds On to His Collection of Sticks

Econ Journal Watch, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 265-73, September 2011, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-36
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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property, bundle of rights, exclusion, rights, legal realism, Hohfeld, Honore, philosophy of law

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Plants, Torts, and Intellectual Property

PROPERTIES OF LAW: ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF JIM HARRIS, Timothy Endicott, Joshua Getzler, Edwin Peel, eds., Oxford University Press, 2006 , UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 06-11
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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plants, torts, intellectual property, utility patents, plant patents, plant variety certificates

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How to Integrate Administrative Law and Tort Law: The Regulation of Stem Cell Products

64 Administrative Law Review 743 (2012), UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 12-29
Posted: 07 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2013
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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CBER, CDER, CDRH, combination products, embryonic stem cells, FDA, integration of tort and administrative law, post-market regulation, product liability, regenerative medicine, regulatory proposal, risk, risk management, risk reduction, stem cells, stem cell products, stem cell treatments

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Territory, Plants, and Land-Use Rights Among the San of Southern Africa: A Case Study in Regional Biodiversity, Traditional Knowledge, and Intellectual Property

William & Mary Bill of Rights, Vol. 17, 2009, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 May 2009
Stephen R. Munzer and Phyllis C. Simon
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Angola, biodiversity, botany, Botswana, Hoodia, indigenous peoples, intellectual property, international law, land use, Namibia, P57, patents, pharmaceutical chemistry, property, public domain, regional agreements, Republic of South Africa, trade secrets, traditional knowledge

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Commons, Anticommons and Community in Biotechnological Assets

Theoretical Inquiries in Law, Vol. 10, pp. 271-98, 2009, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 09-02
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2009
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Anticommons, commons, community, public domain, synthetic biology

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Human-Nonhuman Chimeras in Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2007, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 08-30
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 07 Oct 2008
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Stem cells, social policy, morality, patents, legal regulation, human-nonhuman chimeras, enchanced cognitive capacity

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Bodily Inscriptions as Signs in Medieval Christian Piety and Aztec Rituals

Journal of Ritual Studies, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 37-51, 2011, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 11-35
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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Anselm, Black Death, Foucault, Franciscans, Tlacaxipeualiztli

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The German Circumcision Controversy — And Beyond

University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law Online (2017)., UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-12
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2017
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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bodily integrity, harm, psychosocial harm, medical complications, children's rights, circumcision, ritual circumcision, family law, female genital cutting, FGC, Islamic practices, Jewish practices, male genital cutting, MGC,male minors, Convention on the Rights of the Child

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Risk and Reward in Stem Cell Products: A New Model for Stem Cell Product Liability

Boston University Journal of Science and Technology Law, Vol. 18, pp. 102-49, 2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-09
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jun 2012
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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biological products, biologics, combination products, economics of risk, ethics of risk, FDA, foundations of welfare economics, game theory, insurance, economic theory, product liability, risk, risk management, stem cells, stem cell products, tort law, uncertainty, welfare economics

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Secularization, Anti-Minority Sentiment, and Cultural Norms in the German Circumcision Controversy

37 University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law 503-81 (2015), UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-38
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 15 Aug 2016
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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circumcision, Jews, Muslims, Cologne appellate decision, Jewish and Muslim protests, accusations of anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim sentiment, Turks in Germany, new German statute, anesthesia requirements, metzitzah b'peh, FGM and sex discrimination between boys and girls, toleration, multiculturalism

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Examining Nontherapeutic Circumcision

28 Health Matrix 1 (2018), UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-19
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 May 2018
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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autonomy, bodily integrity, bris, circumcision, complications, consequentialism, functional impairment, gender equality, genitals, harms, longevity, Maimonides, metzitzah b'peh, milah and peri'ah, Oliver C. Schroeder Jr. Prize, psychosocial effects, religious freedom, tolerance, WHO FGM types

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Dam(n) Displacement: Compensation, Resettlement, and Indigeneity

51 Cornell International Law Journal 823 (2019), UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 19-13
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
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China, Chixoy Dam, comparative law, dams, development, displacement, ethnic minorities, Guatemala, indigenous peoples, international rivers, resettlement

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Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and Remedies in Complex Situations

7(1) World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Journal 73-83 (2015), UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-37
Posted: 15 Aug 2016
Stephen R. Munzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law

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corrective justice, fairness, historical jurisprudence, indigenous people, intellectual property, simple and complex situations