Mauricio joined Sauder S3i as a postdoctoral research fellow in the VALGEN project. He is a qualified Brazilian lawyer with experience in corporate law and has dealt with issues of environmental law and resource management law, technology law, intellectual property rights, licensing and licensing practices. Mauricio holds a LLM with specialization in environmental law from the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Law and did his PhD research in law at the Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute through the University of London. His thesis is a study on the relationship between intellectual property as legal rights, technology protection measures and alternative intellectual property management strategies. Mauricio’s research activities cover different areas including innovation studies, new technologies and intellectual property management strategies.
PUBLICATIONS and ACADEMIC WORKS (in English)
de Beer, Jeremy, Gold, Richard, GUARAGNA, Mauricio Guaragna, Intellectual Property Management: Policy Issues and Options, Policy brief no. 4 August 2011, Genome Canada.
Tansey, James, GUARAGANA, Mauricio, Alternative Intellectual Property Management Strategy, 2011, VALGEG Working Paper.
Tansey, James, GUARAGANA, Mauricio, Best Practices of Collaboration, 2011, VALGEG Working Paper
GUARAGNA, Mauricio , Open Source Biotechnology: A Strategy for Innovation, 2006, Brazilian Embassy, Canberra Australia.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio, An Empirical Study on Biotechnology and Intellectual Property Rights: The Case for Open Scientific Innovation in Brazil, 2011: University of London, PhD Thesis.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio, The Protection of Traditional Knowledge, 2002: University of Auckland,Master Paper.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio, Passing of Risk in International Sales Contract, 2002: University of Auckland, Master Paper.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio, Suistanable Indicators: The UK Experience, 2002, University of Auckland, Master Paper.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio . Sustainable Fisheries Management in Brazil and New Zealand, 2002, University of Auckland, Master Paper.
GUARAGNA, Mauricio . Urban Planning in New Zealand and Brazil, 2002, University of Auckland, Master Paper.