Lea Shaver

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Associate Professor

530 West New York Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Right to Science and Culture

Wisconsin Law Review 2010, no. 1 121-184
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

human rights, intellectual property, access to knowledge, universal declaration, UDHR, socio-economic rights, cultural rights, Article 27, ICESCR, Article 15, science, culture, technology

2.

The Inter-American Human Rights System: An Effective Institution for Regional Rights Protection?

Washington University Global Studies Law Review 9 (2010): 639-676
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

human rights, Inter-American, IACHR, regional courts, international public law, Cuba

3.

The Right to Take Part in Cultural Life: On Copyright and Human Rights

Wisconsin International Law Journal 27 (2010): 637-662
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Lea Shaver and Caterina Sganga
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and Central European University (CEU) - Department of Legal Studies
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Citation 1

Abstract:

human rights, cultural rights, free culture, Article 15, ICESCR, socio-economic rights, copyright, intellectual property, digital culture

4.

Copyright and Inequality

Lea Shaver, 92 Washington University Law Review 117 (2014), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-3
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

copyright, neglected languages, publishing, inequality

5.

Defining and Measuring A2K: A Blueprint for an Index of Access to Knowledge

I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society 4, no. 2 (2008): 235-269
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 03 May 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Citation 3

Abstract:

access to knowledge, A2K, innovation, intellectual property, libraries, information, literacy, index, indices, measurement, technology, education, communications, knowledge economy, information society, ISP

6.

Illuminating Innovation: From Patent Racing to Patent War

Washington and Lee Law Review 69 (2012): 1891-1947
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 264 (77,699)

Abstract:

patents, technology, innovation, competition, case studies, lightbulb, light bulb, Edison, myth, invention, innovation hypothesis, innovation assumption, smartphone, patent war, patent warfare, Risk

7.

Access to Knowledge: Economic, Global and Local Perspectives

ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE IN EGYPT: NEW RESEARCH ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT, Nagla Rizk and Lea Shaver, eds., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Nagla Rizk and Lea Shaver
American University in Cairo - School of Business and Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

intellectual property, economics, development, patents, copyright, access to knowledge, rent-seeking

8.

Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development: The Access to Knowledge Approach

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 204 (110,316)

Abstract:

intellectual property, access to knowledge, development, Brazil, IP, copyright, patents

9.

Access to Knowledge in Brazil: New Research on Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development

ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE IN BRAZIL: NEW RESEARCH ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT, Lea Shaver, ed., Bloomsbury Academic, Bloomsbury Publishing, UK, USA, 2010, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-49
Number of pages: 162 Posted: 24 Dec 2010
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

innovation, intellectual property, copyright, patents, patent law, development, economics, software, music, culture, technology, ICT, medicines, pharmaceuticals, right to health, access, knowledge, access to knowledge, Egypt, piracy, WIPO, WTO, law, policy, IP, TRIPS, open access, Internet, free cul

10.

Access to Knowledge in Egypt: New Research on Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development

ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE IN EGYPT: NEW RESEARCH ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT, Lea B. Shaver, Nagla Rizk, eds., Bloomsbury Academic, Bloomsbury Publishing, UK, USA, 2010, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-48
Number of pages: 243 Posted: 24 Dec 2010
Lea Shaver and Nagla Rizk
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and American University in Cairo - School of Business
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Citation 1

Abstract:

innovation, intellectual property, copyright, patents, patent law, development, economics, software, music, culture, technology, ICT, medicines, pharmaceuticals, right to health, access, knowledge, access to knowledge, Egypt, piracy, WIPO, WTO, law, policy, IP, TRIPS, open access, Internet, free c

The Right to Science: Ensuring that Everyone Benefits from Scientific and Technological Progress

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-5
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2015
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

The Right to Science: Ensuring that Everyone Benefits from Scientific and Technological Progress

European Journal of Human Rights, 2015/4, 411-430, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-46
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2015
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Downloads 58 (295,247)

Abstract:

right to science

12.

The Right to Read

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 1-58, 2015, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-4
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2015
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

human rights, books, reading, copyright, education, socioeconomic rights, right to education, language, neglected languages, progressive realization

13.

Why are Generic Drugs Being Held Up in Transit? Intellectual Property Rights, International Trade, and the Right to Health in Brazil and Beyond

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 40: 197-205 (2012)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 19 Aug 2015
Monica Steffen Guise and Lea Shaver
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School at São Paulo and Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

generic drugs, intellectual property

14.

Ending Book Hunger: Social Publishing and the Power of Mission-Driven Innovation

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper 2015-47
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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Abstract:

literacy, book hunger, early reading materials, social publishing, social innovation, open access, open educational resources, OER, creative commons, open business models, business model innovation, mission-driven innovation

15.

Local Language Limitations

Posted: 22 Jul 2014
Lea Shaver
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Abstract:

copyright, local languages, language, inequality insight, commons