Marcelo Dias Varella

University Center of Brasilia

Professor

Programa de Mestrado e Doutorado em Direito

SEPN 707/907, Bloco III, Terreo, Asa Norte

Brasilia, DF 71607-050

Brazil

http://www.marcelodvarella.org

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law

Visiting Scholar

215 Boalt Hall

Berkeley, CA 94720-7200

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit Sharing: Main Aspect of Some Legal Frameworks

Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights, pp.218-244, (A Usha, Punjagutta, India: ICFAI University Press, 2007)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 464 (44,028)

Abstract:

access to genetic resources, convention on biological diversity, CBD, intellectual property, international law, environment protection, ABS

2.

Intellectual Property and Agriculture: The Case on Soybeans and Monsanto

Journal of Technology Law & Policy, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 28 Dec 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 266 (70,444)

Abstract:

Patents, Agricuture, Soybeans, Intellectual Property Rights, Brazil

3.

WTO, Intellectual Property and Aids: Case Studies from Brazil and South Africa

Journal of World Intellectual Property 2004, Vol. 7, pp. 523-549
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2015
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 186 (107,129)

Abstract:

intellectual property, HIV, AIDS, drugs, WTO, TRIPS

4.

The Role of Non-Governmental Organizations in International Environmental Law

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 174 (71,460)

Abstract:

Non-Governmental Organizations, NGOs, International Law, International Environmental Law

5.

Contesting Monsanto's Patents on Life: Transnational Juridical Dialogue and the Influence of the European Court of Justice on Soybean Exporting Countries

Tulne Journal of Technology & Intellectual Property, Vol. 16, 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2014
Marcelo Dias Varella and Maria Edelvacy Marinho
University Center of Brasilia and University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 157 (139,277)

Abstract:

Intellectual Property and Agriculture, Monsanto, Patent on genes, Dialogue of Judges, Brazil. Patents on Life

6.

The Effectiveness of the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization: An Analysis of its First Twelve Years of Existence and Proposals for its Improvement

Journal of International Trade Law and Policy, Vol. 8 Iss: 2, pp. 100-113
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 01 Jan 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 139 (133,066)

Abstract:

WTO, effectiveness, DSB/DSU, reform

7.

Internacionalização do Direito: Direito Internacional, Globalização e Complexidade (Internationalisation of Law: International Law, Globalisation and Complexity)

Internacionalização do Direito: Direito Internacional, Globalização e Complexidade, UniCEUB, 2013,
Number of pages: 501 Posted: 14 May 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 113 (162,399)

Abstract:

International Law, Complexity, Human Rights, Environmental Law

8.

Right to Intervention and Right to Ecologic Intervention: New Themes in a New Political Arena?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2012
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 111 (179,475)

Abstract:

droit international, international law, droit d'ingerence, duty to intefere, humanitarian ingerence, ecological ingerence

9.

Why Is International Law Changing? Primary Factors in the Greater Complexity of International Law

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 May 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 109 (170,960)

Abstract:

International law, internationalization of law, globalization, crisis and law, globalization, legal theory

10.

Central Aspects of the Debate on Complexity of International Law

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 109 (188,606)

Abstract:

complexity, fragmentation, democracy, internacionalization of law, constitutionalism, multiplication of sources, private norms

11.

Are Private Actors Able to Produce Law?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 63 (262,417)

Abstract:

International Law, Private Networks, Private Regimes, Lex Mercatoria, Internet

12.

Difficulties in Implementing DSB Reports: An Analysis Based on Brazil's Retreaded Tires Case

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2012
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 56 (252,452)

Abstract:

Implementation, WTO/DSB Reports, Legal Governance, Multilateralism and Minilateralism, Dispute Settlement, Dialogue of Judges

13.

The Influence of Non-National Law on Domestic Law: Inspiration, Integration, and the Imposition of Standards

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 07 Jul 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 51 (289,232)

Abstract:

International law, imposition of standarts, NAFTA, MERCOSUR, European Union, private networks, global administrative law, international human rights, international humanitarian law, international economic law

14.

The World Trade Organization as a Catalyst for Internal Divergences in Developing Countries

'The World Trade Organization as a catalyst of internal divergences in Developing Countries' (2009) 4 Global Trade and Customs Journal pp. 281-291
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2015
Marcelo Dias Varella and Roberto Freitas Filho
University Center of Brasilia and Centro Universitário de Brasília (UniCEUB)
Downloads 47 (309,710)

Abstract:

WTO, Implementation, Tires, Developing Countries, Brazil

15.

Building International Law from the Inside Out: The Making of International Law by Infra-State and Non-State Actors

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2013
Marcelo Dias Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Downloads 43 (299,122)

Abstract:

international law, common legal grammar, dialogue of judges, networks, complexity

16.

Indigenous and Local Communities Governance: Innovative Laws on Genetic Resources Management

Innovative Governance (Hanna Jaireth & Dermot Smyth, IUCN, Anne Books, 2003)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Marcelo Dias Varella and Ana Flávia G. Barros-Platiau
University Center of Brasilia and University of Brazil - Faculty of Applied Social Studies
Downloads 16 (413,722)

Abstract:

Biodiversity, International Environmental Law, Access to Genetic Resources