Laurence R. Helfer


  • The Influence of the Andean Intellectual Property Regime on Access to Medicines in Latin America, in Balancing Wealth and Health: The Battle over Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Latin America  (Rochelle Dreyfuss & César Rodríguez-Garavito eds., forthcoming) (with Karen J. Alter)
  • The Law and Politics of the Andean Tribunal of Justice, (Oxford University Press, forthcoming) (with Karen J. Alter)
  • Pharmaceutical Patents and the Human Right to Health: The Contested Evolution of the Transnational Legal Order on Access to Medicines, in Transnational Legal Orders (Terence Halliday & Greg Shaffer eds., forthcoming 2013)

Works in Progress

  • Designing Adjudicatory Systems for International Economic Agreements, Project on ASEAN Integration Through Law
  • The Codification of Foreign Official Immunity (with Tim Meyer)


Issues Edited

  • Proceedings of the 99th Annual Meeting, 99 American Society of International Law Proceedings (2005) (editor with Rae Lindsay)

Articles and Essays

Newspaper Articles and Commentary

  • Letter to the Editor, Reviving the United Nations, Washington Post, April 23, 2003, at A34
  • Op - Ed., Not Leading the World But Following It, New York Times, June 18, 2003, at A25
  • Op-Ed., Basic Liberties: U.S. Trails the World on Gay Rights, International Herald Tribune, June 19, 2003, at 16