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U N I V E R S I T Y O F S O P A U L O
F A C U L T Y O F L A W
POS T GRADUAT E PROGRAM

NOTICE FD/PS/SEL. n 01/2014 OPENING OF THE SELECTION
PROCESS FOR ADMISSION INTO THE
POSTGRADUATE PROGRAM OF THE
FACULTY OF LAW OF THE UNIVERSITY
OF SO PAULO FOR THE 2015
ACADEMIC YEAR.










The Postgraduate Studies Commission (CPG) of the Faculty of Law of the University of
So Paulo (FDUSP), by the power vested upon it by article 38 of the Postgraduate
Statute of the University of So Paulo, hereby announces the commencement of the
application period and establishes the rules for the selection process for admission into
the Postgraduate Program for the 2015 academic year, which offers masters, doctorate
and direct-doctorate degrees awarded by the Faculty of Law of the University of So
Paulo.







1 GENERAL PROVISIONS

1.1. The Postgraduate Program of the FDUSP comprises eleven fields of
concentration, namely: 1) DCV Civil Law; 2) DCO Commercial
Law; 3) DEF Economic, Financial and Tax Law; 4) DES Public
Law; 5) DIN International Law; 6) DPM Criminal Law; 7) DPC
Procedural Law; 8) DTBS Labor and Social Security Law; 9) DFD
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Philosophy and General Theory of Law; 10) DHU Human Rights and
11) DRM Roman Law and Contemporary Legal Systems.
1.2. The selection process shall be divided into two stages, pursuant to clause
8.
1.3. Applicants may only apply to one field of concentration.
1.4. In order to participate in the selection process, applicants must either
hold a bachelors or a masters degree, or be awarded a bachelors degree
on the same year of application.
1.5. Applicants shall be exempted from the language proficiency examination
pursuant to sub-clause 5.2.
1.6. Applicants shall be exempted from the essay examination pursuant to
sub-clause 5.3.
1.7. Reductions of language proficiency examination fees shall be granted
pursuant to clause 6.
1.8. The language proficiency examination fees shall be waived pursuant to
clause 7.
1.9. Applicants shall have access to their respective essay examinations
pursuant to sub-clause 8.2, item f.
1.10. The foreign language proficiency examination shall be the responsibility
of FUVEST.
1.11. Pursuant to Resolution FD/CPG/SEL. n 01/2010, there may be two
successive rounds of applications to the stage of the selection process
involving prospective advisors, as stipulated in clause 9.
1.12. Throughout the selection process one Resolution is to be issued by the
CPG, seven Notices and four Bulletins are to be issued by FDUSP
(which shall be available at
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/pos_stricto_editais_01.php), and the
list of applicants approved in the language proficiency examinations are
to be issued by FUVEST, according to the following timeline:

2 TIMELINE
May 12 to 23, 2014
Period of APPLICATION TO A FIELD OF
CONCENTRATION.
May 30, 2014
Publication of CPG Resolution containing responses
to application requests.
June 13, 2014
Publication of Bulletin FD/PS/SEL. n 01/2014
containing the following items:
1. Response to requests for exemption from the
foreign language proficiency examination.
2. Response to requests for exemption from the essay
examination.
3. Response to requests for a 50% reduction of
FUVEST fee.
4. Response to requests for waiver of FUVEST fee
(only for applicants pursuing admission into the
Human Rights field).
June 23 to July 3, 2014
Period of APPLICATION TO A FOREIGN
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY EXAMINATION
and payment of FUVEST fee.
July 4, 2014 Deadline for payment of FUVEST fee.
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July 11, 2014
Publication of Bulletin FD/PS/SEL. n 02/2014,
which shall establish the locations where the essay
examinations are to take place.
July 19 and 20, 2014
Foreign language proficiency examinations, pursuant
to the guidelines posted on FUVESTs website
(www.fuvest.br).
July 21, 2014
Essay examination for applicants to the following
areas: DCV, DCO, DEF, DIN and DFD.
July 22, 2014
Essay examination for applicants to the following
areas: DES, DPM, DPC, DTBS, DHU and DRM.
August 8, 2014
Publication on FUVESTs website (www.fuvest.br)
of the list of applicants approved in the foreign
language proficiency examinations.
August 22, 2014
Essay examinations from applicants approved in
and/or exempted from the first stage of the selection
process are sent to professors from corresponding
fields of concentration for scoring and evaluation.
September 26, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 02/2014,
containing the list of applicants approved in the essay
examinations.
October 3, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 03/2014,
containing the list of applicants invited to participate
in the third stage of the selection process (first round
of applicants selected by advisors) and vacancies
available.
Publication of Bulletin FD/PS/SEL. n 03/2014,
containing specific instructions regarding criteria for
the first round of admissions by advisors.
October 6 and 7, 2014
Applicants may access their respective essay
examination at the Postgraduate Office.
October 6 to 17, 2014
Applicants approved in and/or exempted from the two
previous stages of the selection process submit their
choice of intended advisor within the previously
selected field of concentration and submit the
following documents at the Postgraduate Office:
1. Two copies of the advisor application form
available at
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/ficha_selecao_
orientador_2015.pdf, one of which shall be returned to
the applicant to be kept as a receipt.
2. A research project within the line of research of the
intended advisor containing: (i) the research theme
and its boundaries; (ii) the rationale and relevance of
the theme chosen; (iii) the main issues to be discussed;
(iv) bibliography, and (v) in the case of doctoral
candidates, the original contribution to Brazilian legal
science. Obs.: the research project must be
submitted in printed form and in PDF format on a
labeled CD-ROM.
3. Lattes curriculum in printed form (www.cnpq.br).
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Curricula that do not conform to this standard
shall not be accepted.
4. Documents must be submitted in hole-punched
paper sheets held together by a clasp and placed inside
a legal size cardboard folder with elastic fasteners
bearing a label with the full name of the applicant, the
prospective advisor and the intended field of
concentration.
November 3 to 14, 2014 Advisors select the first round of candidates.
November 19, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 04/2014,
containing the list of applicants approved in the first
round of admissions by advisors.
November 19, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 05/2014,
containing:
1) the names of the applicants not selected for the first
round of admissions of the third stage of the selection
process;
2) the number of remaining vacancies made available
by each advisor within his or her respective field of
concentration.
Publication of Bulletin FD/PS/SEL. n 03/2014,
containing specific instructions regarding selection
criteria for the second round of admissions by
advisors.
November 24 and 25, 2014
Applicants shortlisted in Notice FD/PS/SEL. n
05/2014 submit their choice of intended advisor.
December 1 to 5, 2014 Advisors select the second round of candidates.
December 12, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 06/2014,
containing the list of applicants approved in the
second round of admissions by advisors.
December 12, 2014
Publication of Notice FD/PS/SEL. n 07/2014,
containing the final list of applicants approved in the
selection process and instructions for initial
matriculation in the 2015 Postgraduate Program.
December 15, 2014 to
January 9, 2015
Period of submission of documents required for
matriculation.

3 APPLICATION TO A FIELD OF CONCENTRATION
Applications to the present selection process are to be submitted May 12 to 23, 2014.
Applications must be submitted electronically through the following address:
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/inscricao_pos_01 - Note: The application period opens
at 00:00 and closes 23:59 Brasilia Time.
a) At the time of application, applicants may request:
- exemption from the foreign language proficiency examination or the essay
examination;
- reduction of FUVEST fee;
- waiver of FUVEST fee.
b) Students already matriculated in the masters program at FDUSP seeking
approval in an additional foreign language for the purpose of gaining entrance
into the direct-doctorate program shall apply pursuant to clause 4 alone.
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4 APPLICATION TO THE FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY
EXAMINATION
Applications to the foreign language proficiency examination must be
submitted between June 23 and July 3, 2014. Note: The application period
opens at 00:00 and closes 23:59 Brasilia Time. In order to take the foreign
language proficiency examination, applicants must observe the following:
a) BRAZILIAN APPLICANTS shall apply online through www.fuvest.br
and pay the appropriate fee, according to the criteria below.
b) FOREIGN APPLICANTS shall apply online through www.fuvest.br
between June 23 and July 3, 2014 and pay the appropriate fee, according to
the criteria below, on the day of the examination.
c) The location of the foreign language proficiency examination shall be
announced on www.fuvest.br.
1) Proficiency examination for 1 language: BRL 125.00 (one hundred and
twenty-five reais);
2) Proficiency examination for 2 languages: BRL 185.00 (one hundred and
eighty-five reais);
3) Proficiency examination for 3 languages: BRL 186.00 (one hundred and
eighty-six reais);
4) Proficiency examination for 4 languages: BRL 187.00 (one hundred and
eighty-seven reais).

5 EXEMPTIONS AND WAIVERS
5.1 - Applicants holding a masters degree awarded by another postgraduate program
accredited by CAPES who request to be exempted from the foreign language
proficiency examination and/or the essay examination must provide
authenticated copies of their academic transcripts and duly registered
masters degree.
5.1.1 - All documents related to the following requests:
- exemption from the foreign language proficiency examination and/or
the essay examination (only for applicants holding a masters degree awarded
by another postgraduate program);
- reduction of FUVEST fee, or
- waiver of FUVEST fee
must be submitted to the FDUSP Postgraduate Office during the period of
application to a field of concentration (May 12 to 23, 2014).
5.2 Exemption from the foreign language proficiency examination: applicants may
be exempted from taking the foreign language proficiency examination under the
following hypotheses:
a) applicants previously approved in a foreign language proficiency
examination within the FDUSP postgraduate selection process for admission in
2013 and/or 2014. Exemptions shall be contingent on verification and
authorization by the President of the CPG;
b) applicants to the doctoral program who are currently studying towards or
already hold a masters degree awarded by FDUSP, in accordance with
Article 13, II, a of Resolution n 52/04, issued by the Governing Body of
FDUSP (available at http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/deliberacao_52-
040001.pdf);
c) applicants to the doctoral program after having obtained a masters
degree from another postgraduate program accredited by CAPES at the
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time the degree was awarded, in which case previous approval in another
proficiency examination may entitle the applicant to an exemption from one of
the foreign language proficiency examinations, provided said language is listed
in clause 8 of this Notice;
d) All exemptions shall be verified and authorized by the President of the CPG.
5.3 Exemption from the essay examination: applicants may be exempted from
taking the essay examination in the following hypotheses:
a) applicants previously approved in the FDUSP postgraduate selection
process for admission in 2013 and/or 2014, within the same field of
concentration selected in the current application;
b) candidates to a masters degree at FDUSP who wish to join the doctoral
program or apply to the selection process before being awarded a masters
degree, in accordance with Article 13, I, b of Resolution n 52/04, issued by
the Faculty Board of FDUSP
c) applicants to the doctoral program who already hold a masters degree
awarded by FDUSP or who have already obtained a masters degree from
another postgraduate program accredited by CAPES at the time the
degree was awarded, provided that the field of knowledge in which the degree
was awarded be compatible with the chosen field of concentration, in
accordance with Article 13, I, a of Resolution n 52/04, issued by the
Faculty Board of FDUSP (available at
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/deliberacao_52-040001.pdf);
d) Exemptions shall be verified and authorized by the President of the CPG.

6 FEE REDUCTIONS
Pursuant to State Law n 12.782 of December 20, 2007, a 50% (fifty percent) reduction
of the fees specified in clause 4 of the present Notice shall be granted to applicants that
cumulatively meet the following criteria:
a. Current enrollment in a higher education institution at an undergraduate
or graduate level, attested to by a certificate of enrollment;
b. Monthly income of less than two minimum wages, attested to by either
an income statement or a personal written statement of unemployment.

7 HUMAN RIGHTS FIELD
One-third of the vacancies available in this field shall be reserved, through a weighted
system of selection, to applicants who:
a. belong to black or indigenous ethnic groups;
b. suffer from serious physical disability;
c. are facing economic hardship.
Applicants who fall within any of the above-mentioned criteria may apply via
the integration application form available at:
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/Form_vagas_direcionadas.pdf
Those who apply to this field may have the FUVEST fee waived and must
follow the instructions that accompany the complementary information
regarding Social Integration Policies available at:
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/folder_medidas_2015.pdf

8 STAGES OF THE SELECTION PROCESS
Pursuant to Resolution FD n 52/04, issued by the Governing Body of the Faculty of
Law of the University of So Paulo, the selection process shall consist of two successive
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stages of elimination for admission in any of the Postgraduate Programs (masters,
doctorate and direct-doctorate), as follows:
8.1 FIRST STAGE: a foreign language proficiency examination, organized by
FUVEST:
Applicants must demonstrate proficiency in one foreign language in order to be
eligible for the masters program, or in two foreign languages in the case of the
doctoral program, by receiving a minimum score of 7.0, on a scale from 0 to 10.0,
in one or more of the French, English, German and/or Italian proficiency
examinations.
Proficiency in Portuguese is also required of foreign applicants, for which purpose
the essay examination shall be evaluated accordingly.

8.2 SECOND STAGE: an essay examination, organized by FDUSP. Only
applicants approved in and/or exempted from the previous stage may participate.
The examination shall assess legal knowledge within the field of concentration
chosen by the applicant. Examinations for doctoral programs shall be different from
the ones for masters programs. Applicants must obtain a minimum score of 7.0, on
a scale from 0 to 10.0, in order to be approved, as per the criterion of an FDUSP
professor designated by the CPG. Essays that score below 7.00, but not lower than
5.00, shall be automatically submitted for reevaluation by another FDUSP
professor, also designated by the CPG, who shall establish whether the applicant is
approved or not.
a) The essay examination shall take place on the date indicated in the timeline
above (item 2 of the present Notice), from 14:00 to 17:00. Applicants must
enter the examination rooms by 13:45 at the latest. Past this time (13:45),
applicants shall not be permitted to enter the examination rooms.
b) Applicants must carry an identification document with a picture and a blue
ink ball pen. No consultation material of any kind shall be permitted, as the
examination is strictly closed-book.
c) At the onset of the examination, an essay topic shall be randomly chosen
from among those listed in clause 12 of this Notice.
d) In the case of fields of concentration containing sub-fields, applicants must
choose the essay topic that corresponds to the desired sub-field and may not,
under any circumstances, submit an essay on more than one topic.
e) Only essays submitted by applicants approved in and/or exempted from
the first stage of the present selection process (foreign language
proficiency examinations) shall receive a score.
f) Applicants approved in the first stage of the present selection process shall
have access to their respective essay examinations on October 6 and 7, 2014, at
the FDUSP Postgraduate Office, from 10:00 until 16:00.

8.3 SELECTION OF CANDIDATES BY ADVISORS, to be organized by
FDUSP. Advisors shall select the first round of candidates between November
3 and 14, 2014. Pursuant to Article 10 of Resolution FD n52/2004, the third stage
of the selection process comprises:
a) an evaluation of the applicants curriculum vitae and research project;
b) an interview, at the advisors discretion, and/or
c) a specific examination.
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8.3.1 Applicants must submit their choice of intended advisor within the
previously selected field of concentration and submit at the Postgraduate Office,
between October 6 and 17, 2014, the following documents:
a) Two copies of the advisor application form, available at
http://www.direito.usp.br/pos/arquivos/ficha_selecao_orientador_2015.pdf, one of
which shall be returned to the applicant to be kept as a receipt.
b) A research project within the line of research of the intended advisor,
containing: (i) the research theme and its boundaries; (ii) the rationale and
relevance of the theme chosen; (iii) the main issues to be discussed; (iv)
bibliography, and (v) in the case of doctoral candidates, the original
contribution to Brazilian legal science. Obs.: the research project must be
submitted in printed form and in PDF format on a labeled CD-ROM.
c) Lattes curriculum in printed form (www.cnpq.br). Curricula that do not
conform to this standard shall not be accepted.
d) The documents must be submitted in hole-punched paper sheets held
together by a clasp and placed inside a legal size cardboard folder with
elastic fasteners bearing a label with the full name of the applicant, the
prospective advisor and the intended field of concentration.


9 - SECOND ROUND OF ADMISSIONS BY ADVISORS
a) Provided there are vacancies available, applicants who are not admitted in
the first round of admissions may be invited through Notice FD/PS/SEL. n
05/2014 to participate in the second round of admissions, which is to take place
between December 1 and 5, 2014.
The specific instructions regarding selection criteria for the second round of
admissions by advisors shall be published in Bulletin FD/PS/SEL. n
04/2014.

10 - INITIAL MATRICULATION
10.1 Selected candidates are to matriculate on the dates established by the
CPG and published by the Postgraduate Office. In order to matriculate, selected
candidates must submit the following documents:
a. An authenticated copy of the candidates duly registered
bachelors degree, complete academic transcripts or a certificate
containing the date in which the course was completed and the
date of graduation at an officially accredited institution.
b. For those who seek matriculation into the doctoral program, an
authenticated copy of the candidates masters degree and a
certificate of accreditation issued by CAPES to the masters
program that awarded the degree (only applicable to candidates
who have completed a masters course in another
postgraduate program accredited by CAPES);
c. Foreigner Identification Document (RNE) and/or passport, in the
case of foreign applicants;
d. A plain copy of the candidates Identity Document (RG);
e. A plain copy of the candidates Tax Identification Number
(CPF);
f. A plain copy of the candidates Voter Identity Card;
g. A plain copy of the candidates Army Reserve Certificate;
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h. A plain copy of the candidates Birth or Marriage Certificate.

11 FINAL DISPOSITIONS
11.1 All proceedings and filings at the Postgraduate Office (located on Largo
de So Francisco, 95 3
rd
intermediate floor of the Annex Building) shall
take place between 10:00 and 16:00.
11.2 Scores shall not be reviewed.
11.3 Only vacancies previously approved by the Postgraduate Studies
Commission may be filled.
11.4 Applicants may not change their choice of field of concentration,
postgraduate level or advisor during the selection process, except in the
case of a joint selection process involving two or more professors,
pursuant to Article 11 and sole paragraph of Resolution FD n 52/2004 or
following the dispositions established set forth in FD/CPG/SEL. n
01/2010.
11.5 Selected candidates previously admitted into and subsequently excluded
from a Postgraduate Program offered by any college, school or institute
belonging to the University of So Paulo must also observe the
provisions set forth in Article 53 of the Postgraduate Statute of the
University of So Paulo.
11.6 No fees shall be charged upon matriculation.
11.7 Any unforeseen cases shall be resolved by the President of the CPG.

12 ESSAY EXAMINATION TOPICS:

12.1 Field of concentration: CIVIL LAW - (2131)

12.1.1 Sub-field: Civil Law

ESSAY TOPICS - MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Legal Protection of Publicity Rights and the Right to Privacy in the Information
Society
2. Good Faith in the Interpretation of Legal Transactions
3. The Social Function of Contracts in the Implementation of Social Rights
4. The Defense Based on Non-Performance by the Other Party
5. Negligence and Risk in Contractual Liability
6. Equity as a Criterion for Quantifying Compensatory Damages
7. Exercise of Ownership Rights in Urban Environments
8. Multiple Family Types in Contemporary Civil Law
9. Separation and Divorce after Constitutional Amendment n. 66/2010
10. Wills as an Expression of Private Autonomy

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Sub-field: Civil Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Interpretation and Integration of Legal Transactions
2. Non-Binding Consent and the Abandonment of the Dogma of the Will in
Legal Transactions
3. The Natural Person and the Impact of New Technologies
4. Complex Legal Obligations and the Renewed Understanding of Non-
Performance
5. Existential and Non-Existential Contracts and the Impact of the
Distinction on New Contractual Principles
6. Termination and Review of Contracts
7. New Manifestations of Damage in Property Torts
8. The Social Function of Ownership and Sanctions Imposed on the Owner
due to Non-Compliance
9. Paternity within the Context of the Modern Family. Forms of
Acknowledgment and Paternity Rebuttal.
10. Law of Succession: Current Controversies and Guidelines for Possible
Solutions

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dos Tribunais, v. 723, p. 204-223, 1996.
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2014
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Tribunais, 2000, v. 1, p. 17-51 .
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Paulo Cezar de Mello. In: Gustavo Tepedino (org.). Direito civil contemporneo. So
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Umberto Celli Junior; Alberto do Amaral Junior e Maristela Basso. (Org.). Arbitragem
e comrcio internacional: estudos em homenagem a Luiz Olavo Baptista. So Paulo:
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Lucas Abreu Barroso. (Org.). Direito dos Contratos. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais,
2008, v., p. 217-227.
ZANNONI, Eduardo A. El dao en la responsabilidad civil. 2
a
ed. Buenos Aires:
Astrea, 1993.

12.1.2 Sub-field: Roman Law

ESSAY TOPICS - MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Jurisprudence and the Responses of the Jurisconsults
2. Status Libertatis
3. Usucapio
4. Usufruct and Analogous Rights
5. Fiducia, Pignus and Hypotheca
6. Nonperformance and Liability
7. General Characteristics of the Roman System of Contracts
8. Real Contracts
9. Delicts in the Ius Civile and in the Ius Praetorium
10. The Roman Family

Sub-field: Roman Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Custom as a Source of Law
2. Status Civitatis
3. Traditio
4. Possession
5. Suretyship
6. Solidary Liability
7. Contract of Sale
8. Contract of Lease
9. Negotiorum Gestio
10. Obligationes Quasi ex Delicto

Suggested Bibliography

JRS, Paul et al., Rmisches Recht, 4 ed., Berlin, Springer, 1987.
KASER, Max, Das rmische Privatrecht I (das altrmische, das vorklassische und
klassische Recht), 2 ed., Mnchen, Beck, 1971.
KASER, Max, Das rmische Privatrecht II (die nachklassischen Entwicklugen), 2 ed.,
Mnchen, Beck, 1975.
JRS, Paul et al., Rmisches Recht, 4 ed., Berlin, Springer, 1987.
MARRONE, Matteo, Istituzioni di diritto romano, 3 ed., Palermo, Palumbo, 2006.
MOREIRA ALVES, Jos Carlos, Direito Romano, 14 ed., Rio de Janeiro, Forense, 2010.
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TALAMANCA, Mario, Istituzioni di diritto romano, Milano, Giuffr, 1990.

12.1.3 Sub-field: History of Law

ESSAY TOPICS - MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Jurisprudence in Rome during the Classical Period
2. Visigoth Law
3. Sources of Canon Law
4. Medieval Universities and the Ius Commune. Glossators and Commentators
5. The Codification of Civil Law in Europe from 1804 to 1900
6. The Alphonsine, Manueline and Philippine Ordinances
7. The Structure of the Courts in Colonial Brazil
8. The 1824 Constitution
9. The Land Act of 1850
10. Teixeira de Freitas and His Relevance in Brazilian Private Law

Sub-field: History of Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. The Concept of Equity in the Ancient World: Greece and Rome
2. The Salic Law
3. The Mos Gallicus
4. The New World and the Construction of the Ius Gentium
5. The Prussian School: Pufendorf, Thomasius and Wolff
6. The Siete Partidas of Alfonso X and the Portuguese Compilations Before the
Ordinances
7. The Law of Good Reason and the Reform of the Statutes of the University of
Coimbra
8. Espousals in Portuguese and Brazilian Law
9. Criminal Law in Imperial Brazil
10. Proposals for a Brazilian Civil Code in the 19
th
and 20
th
Centuries


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ALVES, Jos Carlos Moreira. Direito Romano, vol.1, Rio de Janeiro, Forense, 12
edio, 1999
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Civita, 1984.
AZEVEDO, Luiz Carlos de. Introduo Histria do Direito. So Paulo, RT, 2007
______; TUCCI, Jos Rogrio Cruz e. Lies de Histria do Processo Civil Romano.
So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1996.
________. Lies de processo civil cannico: histria e direito vigente. So Paulo: Ed.
Revista dos Tribunais, 2001.
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BOTTCHER, Carlos Alexandre. Histria da magistratura: o pretor no direito romano.
So Paulo: LCTE, 2011
CARMIGNANI, Maria Cristina da Silva. A origem romana da tutela antecipada. So
Paulo: LTR, 2001.
____________ A aequitas e a aplicao do direito em Roma. Revista da Faculdade de
Direito da Universidade de So Paulo. V. 104., p. 115-129. Jan/dez 2009. Disponvel
em : http://www.revistas.usp.br/rfdusp/article/download/67851/70459
COSTA, Mrio Jlio de Almeida Costa. Histria do direito portugus. Coimbra:
Almedina, 1996.
DOLHNIKOFF, Miriam. O pacto imperial: origens do federalismo no Brasil. So
Paulo: Globo, 2005
GILISSEN, John. Introduo Histrica ao Direito. Lisboa, Fundao Calouste
Gulbenkian, 1995.
GOMES DA SILVA, Nuno Espinosa. Histria do direito portugus: fontes de direito.
2.ed. Lisboa: Gulbenkian, 1991.
HUNGRIA, Nelson. Comentrios ao Cdigo Penal. v. 1. tomo 1. 3 edio revista e
atualizada. Rio de Janeiro: Forense, 1955
JIMNEZ DE ASA, Luis. Tratado de Derecho Penal. Tomo I. Concepto de derecho
penal y de la criminologia, histria y legislacin penal comparada. 5 edicin
actualizada. Buenos Aires: Editorial Losada, S.A, 1992
KUGELMAS, Eduardo (Organizao e Introduo). Jos Antonio Pimenta Bueno,
Marqus de So Vicente. So Paulo: Ed. 34, 2002
LAS CASAS, Bartolom. Brevssima relacion de la destruccion de las ndias; prlogo
de Jaime Concha. Santiago de Chile: Editorial Nascimento, 1972
LO RE POUSASDA, Estevan. Preservao da tradio jurdica luso-brasileira: Teixeira
de Freitas e a introduo Consolidao das Leis Civis. Dissertao de Mestrado.
Faculdade de Direito da USP. So Paulo. 2006.
LOPES, Jos Reinaldo de Lima. O direito na histria; 3 ed. So Paulo: Atlas, 2008
LOUREIRO, Loureno Trigo de. Instituies de Direito Civil Brasileiro. 2 v. [Edio
Fac-Similar da publicada em 1872]. Braslia: Senado Federal, Conselho Editorial:
Superior Tribunal de Justia, 2004 (Coleo Histria do Direito Brasileiro).
MADEIRA, Helcio Maciel Frana, Histria da Advocacia Origens da Profisso de
Advogado no Direito Romano, So Paulo, RT, 2002.
MARTINS JR, Izidoro. Histria do direito nacional. Recife, Cooperativa Editora e de
Cultura Intelectual, 1941.
MAZETTO JR., Milton. A paz e o recurso violncia no Reino dos Francos: os
mecanismos de resoluo de conflito no perodo merovngio (sculo VI VII).
Dissertao de Mestrado Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Cincias Humanas da
Universidade de So Paulo, Universidade de So Paulo: So Paulo, 2009. disponvel no
site www.teses.usp.br
MEIRA, Silvio. Teixeira de Freitas: o jurisconsulto do Imprio. Braslia: Cegraf, 1983
MEREA, Paulo. Estudos de direito visigtico. Coimbra, s.e, 1948
POVEDA VELASCO, Igncio Maria. Direito, jurisprudncia e justia no pensamento
clssico (greco-romano). Revista da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de So
Paulo. V. 101., p. 21-32. Jan/dez. 2006 . Disponvel em:
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Universidade de So Paulo. So Paulo. v.89. p.11-67. jan./dez. 1994. Disponvel em:
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PUFENDORF, Samuel. Os deveres do homem e do cidado; trad. Eduardo Francisco
Alves. Rio de Janeiro: Topbooks, 2007
SILVA, Ligia Osrio. Terras devolutas e latifndio; 2 ed. Campinas: Ed. Unicamp,
2008
SILVA, Marcelo Cndido da. A realeza crist na Alta Idade Mdia: Os fundamentos
da autoridade pblica no perodo merovngio (sculos V VIII).So Paulo: Alameda,
2008.
TOMASEVICIUS FILHO, Eduardo. A nueva coronica y buen gobierno, do inca
Guamn Poma de Ayala: uma proposta de ordenao colonial nativa?. Revista
Mexicana de Histria del Derecho. V. XXV. p. 67-87. Disponvel em:
http://biblio.juridicas.unam.mx/revista/pdf/HistoriaDerecho/25/esc/esc3.pdf
______. Breves notas s cartas de Jos de Anchieta. Revista da Faculdade de Direito
da Universidade de So Paulo. v. 99. p. 557-569, jan. 2004. Disponvel em:
http://www.revistas.usp.br/rfdusp/article/view/67638
VAN CAENEGEM, R. C. Uma introduo histrica ao direito privado; traduo de
Carlos Eduardo Lima Machado. So Paulo: Martins Fontes, 2000
VITORIA, Francisco de. Os ndios e o direito da guerra.; de indis et de jure belli
relectiones. Iju: Ed. Uniju, 2006
WEHLING, Arno; WEHLING, Maria Jos. Direito e justia no Brasil colonial: o
Tribunal da Relao do Rio de Janeiro (1751-1808). Rio de Janeiro: Renovar, 2004
WIEACKER, Franz. Histria do Direito Privado Moderno; trad. de Antonio Manuel
Hespanha. 3 ed. Lisboa: Fundao Calouste Gulbenkian, 2004
WOLKMER, Antonio Carlos. Histria do direito no Brasil; 5 ed. Rio: Forense, 2010
______. Sntese de uma histria das ideias jurdicas da Antiguidade Clssica
Modernidade; 2 ed. Florianpolis: Fundao Boiteux, 2008.

12.2 Sub-field of concentration: COMMERCIAL LAW (2132)

ESSAY TOPICS - MASTERS PROGRAM

1. The Autonomy of Commercial Law
2. The Consequences of Using the Public Limited Companies Act as a
Complementary Norm for Limited Liability Companies
3. Shareholder Exclusion from Public Limited Companies
4. Interpreting Commercial Contracts
5. Case Law Development Regarding the Notion of Conflict of Interests in the
Brazilian Capital Market
6. The Guaranteed Residual Value in Leasing Contracts
7. The Essential Facilities Doctrine in Brazilian Law
8. Termination of Shareholders Agreement
9. The Concept of Financial Institution
10. Three-Dimensional Trademarks and Industrial Design

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. The Purpose of Custom in Commercial Contract
2. The Effects of Distribution Contracts Agreements on Competition
3. The Business Judgment Rule: The New Content of the Duty of Care?
4. Usurpation of Corporate Opportunities by the Controlling Shareholder
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5. The Concept of Isolated Productive Unit Within the Context of Successor Non
Liability in Court-Supervised Debt Restructuring
6. Functions and Responsibility of Investor Relations Managers
7. Transnational Bankruptcy
8. Trademarks, Competition and Consumption
9. Why (Or Why Not) Modify Law n. 6.024/76
10. Judicial Review of Court-Supervised Debt Restructuring Plans Already
Approved by the General Meeting of Creditors

12.3 Field of concentration: ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL LAW (2133)

12.3.1 Sub-field: Economic Law and Political Economy

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. The Simultaneous Formation of the Capitalist System and the Modern State
2. Economic Law and the Judicial Organization of Capitalism
3. Epistemology, Concepts and Theories of Economic Law as a Field of Science
and as a Method
4. Economic Law and Macroeconomics: The Legal and Political Organization of
the Appropriation of Surplus
5. Economic Policy and Economic Law
6. Government-Owned Companies. Public Companies and Mixed Economy
Companies. Government-Owned Companies as an Instrument of State Action in
the Economy
7. Reduction of Regional and Social Inequality. Regional Planning and
Development. Regional Development and Cooperative Federalism
8. Industrial Policy and Technological Innovation. Technological Development,
International Competition and Overcoming Underdevelopment
9. State-Run Oil Monopolies. Energy Development Policies
10. The Legal Framework of Currency and Credit. The National Financial System.
Interest Rates as an Instrument of Monetary Policy and as an Instrument of
Credit-Related and Credit-Based Transactions

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. The Simultaneous Formation of the Capitalist System and the Modern State
2. Economic Law and the Judicial Organization of Capitalism
3. Epistemology, Concepts and Theories of Economic Law as a Field of Science
and as a Method
4. Economic Law and Macroeconomics: The Legal and Political Organization of
the Appropriation of Surplus
5. Economic Policy and Economic Law
6. Government-Owned Companies. Public Companies and Mixed Economy
Companies. Government-Owned Companies as an Instrument of State Action in
the Economy
7. Reduction of Regional and Social Inequality. Regional Planning and
Development. Regional Development and Cooperative Federalism
8. Industrial Policy and Technological Innovation. Technological Development,
International Competition and Overcoming Underdevelopment
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9. State-Run Oil Monopolies. Energy Development Policies
10. The Legal Framework of Currency and Credit. The National Financial System.
Interest Rates as an Instrument of Monetary Policy and as an Instrument of
Credit-Related and Credit-Based Transactions



12.3.2 Sub-field: Financial Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Functions and Limitations of the General Rules of Financial Law and
Complementary Laws Regarding Financial Policy
2. Non-Tax Revenue: Assets, Agriculture, Industry and Services. Revenue from
Mining and Energy
3. Forfeiture of Revenue and Fiscal Responsibility
4. Fiscal Federalism: Intergovernmental Transfers and Constitutional Funds
5. Public Spending. Budget Classifications. Public Spending in the Budget and in
the Law of Fiscal Responsibility
6. The Public Budget: Concept and Juridical Nature. Budget Laws and Planning
Governmental Action. Program Budgeting, Performance-Based Budgeting,
Zero-Based Budgeting, PPBS, Anti-Cyclical Budgeting
7. Drafting the Budgeting Law: Phases, Agents and Participation of the Branches.
Participative Budgeting
8. The Public Budget: Budget Execution
9. Financial and Budgetary Inspection: Legality, Legitimacy and Economy. The
Role of the Court of Audit: Functions and Limitations of its Powers. Persons and
Acts Subject to Financial and Budgetary Inspection
10. The Public Debt and Credit Operations: Concepts and Types. Public
Indebtedness and its Limits. Public Debt and Federalism. Fiscal Responsibility
and the Financial Autonomy of the Federal States: Guarantees, Counter-
Guarantees and Dedicated Budgets

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Functions and Limitations of the General Rules of Financial Law and
Complementary Laws Regarding Financial Policy
2. Non-Tax Revenue: Assets, Agriculture, Industry and Services. Revenue from
Mining and Energy
3. Forfeiture of Revenue and Fiscal Responsibility
4. Fiscal Federalism: Intergovernmental Transfers and Constitutional Funds
5. Public Spending. Budget Classifications. Public Spending in the Budget and in
the Law of Fiscal Responsibility
6. The Public Budget: Concept and Juridical Nature. Budget Laws and Planning
Governmental Action. Program Budgeting, Performance-Based Budgeting,
Zero-Based Budgeting, PPBS, Anti-Cyclical Budgeting
7. Drafting the Budgeting Law: Phases, Agents and Participation of the Branches.
Participative Budgeting
8. The Public Budget: Budget Execution
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9. Financial and Budgetary Inspection: Legality, Legitimacy and Economy. The
Role of the Court of Audit: Functions and Limitations of its Powers. Persons and
Acts Subject to Financial and Budgetary Inspection
10. The Public Debt and Credit Operations: Concepts and Types. Public
Indebtedness and its Limits. Public Debt and Federalism. Fiscal Responsibility
and the Financial Autonomy of the Federal States: Guarantees, Counter-
Guarantees and Dedicated Budgets

Suggested bibliography

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dos Tribunais, 1973.
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Forense.
BURKHEAD, Jesse. Oramento Pblico. Rio de Janeiro: Fundao Getlio Vargas,
1971.
CATARINO, Joo Ricardo. Finanas Pblicas e Direito Financeiro. Coimbra:
Almedina, 2012
CATARINO, Joo Ricardo; GUIMARES, Vasco B. (coords.). Lies de fiscalidade.
Coimbra: Almedina, 2012
CONTI, Jos Mauricio. Direito Financeiro na Constituio de 1988. So Paulo:
Oliveira Mendes, 1998.
______. Federalismo Fiscal e Fundos de Participao. So Paulo: Juarez de Oliveira,
2001.
______. A autonomia financeira do Poder Judicirio no Brasil. So Paulo: MP
Editora, 2006.
CONTI, Jos Mauricio (org.). Federalismo fiscal. Barueri (SP): Manole, 2004.
CONTI, Jos Mauricio (coord.). Oramentos pblicos. A Lei 4320/1964 comentada. 2
Ed. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2010.
CONTI, Jos Mauricio; SCAFF, Fernando F.; BRAGA, Carlos A. Faraco (cords.).
Federalismo fiscal: questes contemporneas. Florianpolis: Conceito Editorial,
2010.
CONTI, Jos Mauricio; SCAFF, Fernando F. (coords.). Oramentos pblicos e direito
financeiro. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2011.
CORTI, Horacio G. Derecho Constitucional Presupuestario. Buenos Aires:
LexisNexis, 2007.
FRANCO, Antnio L. de Sousa. Finanas Pblicas e Direito Financeiro. Coimbra:
Almedina, 2012
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ejecucin y control. 4 Ed. Madrid: Ministerio de La Presidencia Boletn Oficial Del
Estado, 2005.
GIACOMONI, James. Oramento Pblico. So Paulo: Atlas.
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1993.
HARADA, Kiyoshi. Direito Financeiro e Tributrio. So Paulo: Atlas.
MARTINS, Ives G. S. e NASCIMENTO, Carlos V (organizadores). Comentrios
Lei de Responsabilidade Fiscal. So Paulo: Saraiva, 2007.
MENDES, Marcos (org.). Gasto pblico eficiente. 91 propostas para o
desenvolvimento do Brasil. Rio de Janeiro: Topbooks, 2006.
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MEIRELLES, Hely L. Finanas Municipais. So Paulo: Malheiros, 2000.
MILESKI, Helio S. O controle da gesto pblica. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais,
2003.
MUSGRAVE, Richard e MUSGRAVE, Peggy. Finanas Pblicas. Teoria e prtica.
So Paulo: Editora Campus/EDUSP, 1980.
OLIVEIRA, Regis F. Curso de Direito Financeiro. 5 ed. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 2013.
______. Receitas pblicas no tributrias. So Paulo: Malheiros, 2003.
______. Responsabilidade Fiscal. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2001.
SILVA, Jos Afonso da. Oramento-programa no Brasil. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 1972.
SCAFF, Fernando F.; CONTI, Jos Mauricio (coords.). Lei de Responsabilidade
Fiscal. 10 anos de vigncia questes atuais. Florianpolis (SC): Conceito Editorial -
IBDF, 2010.
TORRES, Ricardo Lobo. Tratado de Direito Constitucional Financeiro e
Tributrio. Vol. V O Oramento na Constituio. Rio de Janeiro: Renovar, 2008.
______. Curso de Direito Financeiro e Tributrio. So Paulo: Renovar, 2003.
VILLEGAS, Hector. Curso de finanzas, derecho financiero y tributario. Buenos
Aires: Astrea, 2005.

Internet
Central Bank of Brazil: www.bcb.gov.br
National Bank for Economic and Social Development: www.bndes.gov.br
Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management: www.planejamento.gov.br
Transparency Portal: www.portaltransparencia.gov.br
National Treasury Secretariat: www.stn.fazenda.gov.br
Federal Senate: www.senado.gov.br
Federal Supreme Court: www.stf.gov.br
Court of Audit for the State of So Paulo: www.tce.sp.gov.br
Court of Audit for the Municipality of So Paulo: www.tcm.sp.gov.br
Federal Court of Audit: www.tcu.gov.br

Legislation
FEDERAL CONSTITUTION
NATIONAL TAX CODE
DECREE-LAW 200, of 25.2.1967
LAW 4.320, of 17.3.1964
LAW 8.443, of 16.7.1992
LAW OF FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY (COMPLEMENTARY LAW 101, of 4.5.2000)

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

12.3.3 Sub-field: Tax Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. The Concept of Tax
2. Tax Types
3. Contributions in Brazilian Tax Law
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4. Legality in Taxation: Origins and Consequences. Legality in the Federal
Constitution
5. Isonomy, Capacity to Contribute and Non-Fiscal Taxes
6. Legislative Jurisdiction to Impose Taxes
7. Tax Immunity
8. Taxable Events
9. Tax Obligations and Tax Liabilities
10. Extinguishment of Tax Liability

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. The Concept of Tax
2. Tax Types
3. Contributions in Brazilian Tax Law
4. Legality in Taxation: Origins and Consequences. Legality in the Federal
Constitution
5. Isonomy, Capacity to Contribute and Non-Fiscal Taxes
6. Legislative Jurisdiction to Impose Taxes
7. Tax Immunity
8. Taxable Events
9. Tax Obligations and Tax Liabilities
10. Extinguishment of Tax Liability

12.3.4 Sub-field: Environmental Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Correcting Market Externalities
2. Environmental Policy Techniques: Command-and-Control Instruments and
Economic Instruments
3. The Forest Code
4. Pollution Control Mechanisms
5. Environmental Damage. Reparation and Compensation
6. National Solid Waste Policy
7. Urban Planning and the Environment
8. Protection of Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
9. Environmental Licensing
10. Agriculture and the Legal Framework of its Impact on the Environment

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Correcting Market Externalities
2. Environmental Policy Techniques: Command-and-Control Instruments and
Economic Instruments
3. The Forest Code
4. Pollution Control Mechanisms
5. Environmental Damage. Reparation and Compensation
6. National Solid Waste Policy
7. Urban Planning and the Environment
8. Protection of Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
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9. Environmental Licensing
10. Agriculture and the Legal Framework of its Impact on the Environment

12.4 Field of concentration: PUBLIC LAW (2134)

12.4.1 Sub-field: General Theory of the State

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Forms of Government
2. The State at the Dawn of the 21
st
century. Characteristics
3. Sovereignty and Human Rights
4. The Democratic Rule of Law
5. Law and the State
6. State Intervention in Society
7. The State in the International Order
8. State Update
9. Forms of State
10. The Concept of State

Sub-field: General Theory of the State

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Electoral Systems and Party Systems
2. Direct and Semi-Direct Democracy
3. Representative Democracy
4. Political Representation
5. The Theory of the Division of Power
6. The State and Social Groups
7. The Current Notion of Democratic Government
8. The Federal State
9. People
10. Territory

12.4.2 Sub-field: Constitutional Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Systems of Government: Parliamentary and Presidential Systems
2. The Legislative Process
3. Social Rights and Labor Rights
4. Restrictions to Fundamental Rights: Reasonability and Proportionality
5. International Treaties on Human Rights and the Internal Constitutional Order
6. Incidental and Abstract Constitutional Review of Norms
7. Abstract Constitutional Review within Federal States
8. Objective and Subjective Effects of Constitutional Review Decisions
9. Forms of Government: Federalism and the Allocation of Powers and
Responsibilities
10. The Law Pertaining to State Deputies
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Sub-field: Constitutional Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Theory of the Constituent Power
2. The Efficacy of Constitutional Rules
3. Constitutional Review and its Impact on the Legal System
4. The Economic Constitution: State Action in the Economic Realm and its
Limitations
5. The Social Order: Judicial Review of Public Policies
6. Decision-Making Techniques: Interpretative Decisions
7. Perspectives on the Development of the Brazilian System of Constitutional
Review
8. The Entitlement of Fundamental Rights: The Debate Regarding the Entitlement
of Legal Entities
9. Fundamental Rights Norms and Their Classification
10. International Human Rights Treaties and the Domestic Constitutional Order

Suggested bibliography

ALMEIDA, Fernanda Dias Menezes de. Competncias na Constituio de
1988, 5a. edio, So Paulo: Atlas, 2010.
AMARAL JNIOR, Jos Levi Mello do. Medida provisria: edio e converso
em lei, teoria e prtica, 2a. edio, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2012.
CAGGIANO, Monica Herman Salem. Direito parlamentar e direito eleitoral,
Barueri: Manole, 2004.
FERRAZ, Anna Cndida da Cunha. Processos informais de mudana da
Constituio, So Paulo: Max Limonad, 1986.
FERREIRA FILHO, Manoel Gonalves, Do processo legislativo, 7a. edio. So
Paulo: Saraiva, 2012.
LEAL, Roger Stiefelmann. O efeito vinculante na jurisdio constitucional, So
Paulo: Saraiva, 2006.
LEWANDOWISKI, Enrique Ricardo. Pressupostos materiais e formais da
Interveno federal no Brasil, So Paulo: RT, 1994.
________ Globalizao, Regionalizao e Soberania. So Paulo: Juarez de
Oliveira, 2004.
________ Direito Comunitrio e Jurisdio Supranacional: o papel do juiz no
processo de integrao regional (coord). So Paulo: Juarez de Oliveira, 2000.
LOEWENSTEIN, Karl. Teora de la Constitucin, Barcelona: Ariel, 1986.
MADISON, James, HAMILTON, Alexander, JAY, John. Os artigos
federalistas (1787-1788). Edio Integral. Nova Fronteira.
MORAES, Alexandre de. Jurisdio constitucional e tribunais constitucionais,
3a. edio. So Paulo: Atlas, 2013.
________ Presidencialismo, 2 ed. So Paulo: Atlas, 2013.
________ Constituio do Brasil interpretada e legislao constitucional. 9 ed.
So Paulo: Atlas, 2013.
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RAMOS, Elival da Silva. Controle de constitucionalidade no Brasil:
perspectivas de evoluo, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2010.
SILVA, Jos Afonso. Aplicabilidade das normas constitucionais, 7a. edio, So
Paulo: Malheiros, 2007.
SILVA, Virglio Afonso da. Direitos fundamentais: contedo essencial,
restries e eficcia, 2a. edio, So Paulo: Malheiros, 2010.
TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis de. A democracia na Amrica, So Paulo: Itatiaia,
1987.

12.4.3 Sub-field: Administrative Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Administrative Law in Romanist and Anglo-American Legal Systems
2. Judicial Control over Public Administration
3. Regulatory Agencies and Regulatory Power
4. Administrative Contracts and Consensus in the Administration
5. Police Power and Guarantees of the Citizen (Individuals, Businesses and
Organizations)
6. Liability of the State in Tort
7. Public-Private Partnerships: Hypotheses, Legal Framework and Constitutional
and Legal Foundations
8. The Legal Instruments for the Business Activities of the State (Government-
Owned Companies, Partially Government-Owned Companies, Consortia and
Institutional Partnerships
9. Administrative Process and Citizen Participation (Individuals, Businesses and
Organizations)
10. Public Goods and Their Economic Exploitation

Sub-field: Administrative Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. The Influence of the Romanist and Anglo-American Legal Systems on Brazilian
Administrative Law
2. Contemporary Trends Regarding Judicial Control over Public Administration in
Brazil
3. Economic Regulation: Constitutional Framework and Critical Assessment of the
National Model
4. New Contractual Formulas and the Evolution of the Public Administration
5. Police Power: Critical Analysis of the Concept, Delegation and Exercise by
Legal Entities of Private Law
6. Liability of the State in Tort for Materially Legislative and Jurisdictional Acts
7. Public-Private Partnerships: A New Meaning for Concessions? A Good Model
for National Development?
8. Constitutional Parameters for the Business Activities of the State in Brazil:
Possible Models and Contemporary Trends
9. Administrative Process: Has the Traditional Theoretical Approach Based on the
Notion of Administrative Acts Become Outdated?
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10. Public Goods: From the Traditional Approach Regarding Use to the Legal
Framework of Public Utilities

12.5 Field of concentration: INTERNATIONAL LAW (2135)

12.5.1 Sub-field: Public International Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Perspectives for International Law in the Twenty-First Century
2. Comprehensive Overview of the Evolution of International Law
3. Foundation and Imperative Norms of International Law
4. Sources of International Law
5. Codification of International Law
6. Human Rights and the Consolidation of International Protection
7. The Evolution of the International Protection Minority System
8. Diplomatic Protection
9. The Evolution of the Concept of Territory in International Law
10. Characteristics of the Formation of the International Law of the Environment, Its
Decision-Making Processes and Specific International Institutions

Sub-field: Public International Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Public International Law and Private International Law: Political Foundations
and Juridical Formulations.
2. Formation and Establishment of the Modern State. The Peace of Westphalia,
The Concert of Europe and the Doctrinal Construction of Public International
Law. The Scientific Formulation of Private International Law.
3. Public International Law, Private International Law, International Commercial
Law and International Economic Law. Uniform Law and Comparative Law.
Transnational Law.
4. Noteworthy Transformations in Traditional International Relations and
International Law Today. New Interstate Actors and Organizations for
Economic Integration and European Union Law. New Forms of Multilateral
Diplomacy (and Parliamentary Diplomacy) and Summit Diplomacy.
5. Interstate Regulation of International Trade. The GATT and the Role of
UNCITRAL.
6. Specific Regulation of International Trade. The Paris International Chamber of
Commerce, Autonomy of the Will in International Relations and the Limitations
of the International Public Order.
7. International Monetary Balance and International Financing. The Bretton Woods
Agreement, the IBRD and Its Affiliated Entities. International Banks.
8. The New International Economic Order and the Right to Development.
UNCTAD, UNDP and UNIDO.
9. International Environmental Regulation and Relevant International Action.
10. The Protection of Human Rights in Contemporary International Law. Relevant
International Treaties.

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12.5.2 Sub-field: Private International Law

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Notion and Object of Private International Law.
2. Foundation and Juridical Nature of Private International Law. Private Law and
Related Disciplines.
3. Sources of Private International Law
4. The Issue of Qualification. Conflicts of Qualification.
5. Conflict of Laws in Private International Law and the Sources of Conflict:
Structure and Function.
6. Application of Foreign Law. Connecting Factors. The Principle of Proximity.
7. The International Public Order Exception.
8. Application of Foreign Law. Submission of Evidence Regarding the Content,
Validity and Meaning of Foreign Rules, Customs and Traditions.
9. Law Applicable to the Substance of Contractual Obligations in Brazilian
Positive Law: Historical Analysis.
10. Law Applicable to Child Custody.

Basic bibliography
Please see the bibliography selected for the following undergraduate courses: DIN0314,
DIN0437, DIN0520 and DIN0592.

Sub-field: Private International Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Private International Law and Its National Characteristics
2. The Effects of Harmonization in the General Part of Private International Law
3. The Effects of Harmonization in the Special Part of Private International Law
4. The Role of the Central Authority
5. Channels for Communication and Cooperation: Letter Rogatory, Direct
Assistance, Enforcement of Foreign Judgments and Direct Contact between
Authorities.
6. The Interaction between Private International Law and International Procedural
Law Regarding Private Transnational Litigation.
7. The Relationship between the Choice of Applicable Law and Competent
Jurisdiction in Private International Litigation.
8. The Law Applicable to Family Relations: the Possibility of Multiple
Nationalities and/or Multiple Domiciles.
9. Private International Law and Nationality.
10. The Contribution of Comparative Law to Private International Law (through
Uniformization and Harmonization).

Basic bibliography
Please see the bibliography selected for the following undergraduate courses: DIN5891,
DIN5894, DIN5895, DIN5906, DIN5907 and DIN5909.

12.5.3 Sub-field: International Trade Law

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ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. The International Economic System. The International Economic Society and
the International Economic Order.
2. International Economic Law: Nature, Sources, Sanctions and Coercive
Measures.
3. The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the Basic Principles
of International Trade.
4. Basic Concepts Regarding the Legal Framework Established by GATT
5. Regional Integration Agreements
6. Deficiencies within the GATT Legal System
7. Institutional Structuring
8. Trade of Goods
9. The Rules on the Trade of Goods. Basic Aspects of the Trade Protection System
in Brazil and the WTO: Subsidies and Countervailing Measures, Antidumping
Measures and Safeguard Measures.
10. The Dispute Settlement Understanding


Sub-field: International Trade Law

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. WTO Activities: Relationship with the Bretton Woods Institutions.
2. Dispute Settlement at WTO: Overview of the Procedures
3. IX-TRIMS: The New System of Investment
4. Regional Organizations and WTO: The Mercosur Case
5. Economic and Legal Conceptions of Integration: A Capitalist Model? Are There
Any Alternatives?
6. The Structure of International Law: between Sovereignty and Multilateralism
7. Differences between International Organizations for Coordination, Cooperation
and Economic Integration.
8. Crises, Results and Perspectives Regarding the Integration in Latin America
9. The Internationalization of the Amazon
10. International Contracts

12.6 Field of concentration: CRIMINAL LAW, FORENSIC MEDICINE AND
CRIMINOLOGY

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Development of Schools of Criminal Legal Thought: from Causality to Finality
(DPM0111)*
2. The Concept of Action and Its Evolution (DPM0111)*
3. Joint Participation and Innocent Agency (DPM0111)*
4. Penalty System: The Purpose of the Penalty under the Rule of Law (DPM0112)*
5. Custodial Sentences under Brazilian Criminal Law (DPM0112)*
6. Sketch of a General Theory for the Special Part of the Criminal Code
(DPM0211)*
7. Fraud and Larceny under Brazilian Criminal Law (DPM0212)*
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8. Rape and Statutory Rape (DPM0212)*
9. Organized Crime under Brazilian Criminal Law (DPM0412)*
10. Environment Crimes and the Criminal Liability of Legal Entities (DPM0413)*

*Please see the corresponding Undergraduate Course Syllabus at FDUSP.

Field of concentration: CRIMINAL LAW, FORENSIC MEDICINE AND
CRIMINOLOGY

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Tax Crimes under Brazilian Criminal Law (DPM5894-2)*
2. The Evolution of the Concept of Legal Interest in Criminal Law (DPM5897-2)*
3. Second-Gear Criminal Law (DPM5889-1)*
4. Criminal Law of the Enemy and the Rule of Law (DPM5890-1)*
5. Criminal Typification: Concept, Evolution and Current Doctrines (DPM5994-
1)*
6. Corruption: Current Trends (DPM5997-1)*
7. The Moral Issue in Sexual Offenses (DPM5888-2)*
8. Slavery in Brazil and the Criminal Code of the Empire (DPM5851-5)*
9. The Public Administration and Its Legal Interest in Criminal Law (DPM5831-
4)*
10. Public Service and the Theory of Crime (DPM5898-2)*

*Please see the corresponding Undergraduate Course Syllabus at FDUSP.

12.7 Field of concentration: PROCEDURAL LAW (2137)

12.7.1 Sub-field: Civil Procedure

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Amicus Curiae: Its Juridical Nature and Current Role in Brazilian Procedural
Law
Suggested bibliography
CABRAL, Antonio do Passo. Pelas asas de Hermes: a interveno do amicus
curiae, um terceiro especial. Revista de Processo. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 2004, n. 117.
DIAS, Maria Berenice. A interveno judicial do CADE (art. 89, LF 8.884/94) e
da CVM(art. 31, LF 6.385/76). Procedimentos especiais cveis. So Paulo:
Saraiva, 2003.
SCARPINELLA BUENO, Cassio. Amicus curiae no processo civil brasileiro:
um terceiro enigmtico, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2006,
SILVA, Eduardo Silva da; BRONSTRUP, Felipe Bauer. -- O requisito da
representatividade no amicus curiae: a participao do particular no debate
judicial. Revista de Processo. So Paulo. v.37. n.207. p.153-96. maio. 2012

2. Temporal Limitations of Substantive Res Judicata
Suggested bibliography
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BUIKA, Heloisa Leonor. -- Limites temporais da coisa julgada. Revista
Dialtica de Direito Processual. So Paulo. n.129. p.27-39. dez. 2013.
CORDEIRO, Adriano. -- A clusula rebus sic stantibus nas aes de alimentos e
a formao da coisa julgada material. Revista Dialtica de Direito Processual.
So Paulo. n.111. p.23-32. jun. 2012
LOPES, Bruno Vasconcelos Carrilho. Limites Objetivos e Eficcia Preclusiva da
Coisa Julgada, So Paulo, Saraiva, 2011.
RODRIGUES, Marcelo Abelha. -- Reflexos do direito material do ambiente
sobre o instituto da coisa julgada (in utilibus, limitao territorial, eficcia
preclusiva da coisa julgada rebus sic stantibus). Revista dos Tribunais. So
Paulo. v.96. n.861. p.24-29. jul. 2007
SANTIAGO, Myrian Passos. -- Os efeitos da declaracao da
inconstitucionalidade no tempo e a coisa julgada em materia tributaria. Revista
de Processo. Sao Paulo. v.24. n.94. p.109-29. abr./jun. 1999.
TALAMINI, Eduardo. A coisa julgada no tempo (os limites temporais da coisa
julgada). Revista do Advogado. So Paulo. v.26. n.88. p.56-63. nov. 2006. ou
Revista Jurdica. Porto Alegre. v.55. n.354. p.17-26. abr. 2007.

3. Collective Writ of Mandamus
Suggested bibliography
ALVIM, Eduardo Arruda; ALVIM, Anglica Arruda. -- Coisa julgada no
mandado de segurana coletivo e a Lei n. 12.016/09. Revista Forense. Rio de
Janeiro. v.106. n.409. p.203-27. maio/jun. 2010
BUZAID, Alfredo. Consideraes sobre o mandado de segurana coletivo. So
Paulo, Saraiva, 1992.
GOMES JUNIOR, Luiz Manoel; FAVRETO, Rogrio. -- Mandado de segurana
coletivo - legitimidade e objeto - anlise dos seus principais aspectos - Lei
12.016/2009. Revista dos Tribunais. So Paulo. v.99. n.898. p.79-112. ago. 2010
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. -- Mandado de seguranca coletivo :legitimacao,
objeto e coisa julgada. Revista da Procuradoria Geral do Estado de Sao Paulo.
n.32. p.11-26. dez. 1989 ou. Revista de Processo. Sao Paulo. v.15. n.57. p.96-
101. jan./mar. 1990.
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros. -- Anteprojeto de Cdigo Brasileiro de Processos
Coletivos: a ao popular, a ao de improbidade, o mandado de segurana
coletivo e o mandado de injuno. Revista Magister de Direito Civil e
Processual Civil. Porto Alegre. v.1. n.6. p.81-95. maio/jun. 2005
MALLET, Estevo. -- Nova Lei do Mandado de Segurana: avano ou
retrocesso? Revista do Advogado. So Paulo. v.30. n.110. p.37-46. dez. 2010.
ROQUE, Andr Vasconcelos; DUARTE, Francisco Carlos. -- Aspectos
polmicos do mandado de segurana coletivo: evoluo ou retrocesso? Revista
de Processo. So Paulo. v.37. n.203. p.39-72. jan. 2012
TESHENER, Jos Maria Rosa. -- Mandado de segurana coletivo. Revista de
Processo. So Paulo. v.35. n.182. p.9-16. abr. 2010
THEODORO JUNIOR, Humberto. -- O mandado de segurana coletivo em
cotejo com as aes coletivas constitucionais. Revista Forense. Rio de Janeiro.
v.107. n.413. p.187-206. jan./jun. 2011
VIGLIAR, Jos Marcelo Menezes. -- Questes atuais sobre o mandado de
segurana coletivo. Revista do Advogado. So Paulo. v.21. n.64. p.84-91. out.
2001.

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4. Miscellaneous Appeals
Suggested bibliography
ASSIS, Araken de. -- Introduo aos sucedneos recursais. Revista Jurdica.
Porto Alegre. v.51. n.310. p.7-37. ago. 2003
BARBOSA MOREIRA, Jos Carlos. Reformas do CPC em matria de recursos,
Revista Forense, v. 97, n. 354, p. 177185, mar-abr. 2001.
LEONEL Ricardo de Barros. Reclamao constitucional, So Paulo: RT, 2011
LIMA, Alcides de Mendona. Introduo aos recursos cveis, 2 ed., rev. e
atual., So Paulo: Ed. Revista dos Tribunais, 1976.
MONIZ DE ARAGO. Egas Dirceu. A correio parcial, So pau8lo: Jos
Bushatsky, 1969.
SCARPINELLA BUENO. Cassio. A nova lei do mandado de segurana. So
Paulo: Saraiva, 2009.
SICA, Heitor Vitor Mendona. O agravo e o mito de Prometeu: consideraes
sobre a Lei n. 11.187/2005, In. Aspectos polmicos e atuais dos recursos cveis,
v. 9, Teresa Arruda Alvim Wambier e Nelson Nery Jr. (coord.), So Paulo: RT,
2006, p.193-219.
WAMBIER, Teresa Arruda Alvim. Mandado de segurana contra ato judicial, in
Revista do advogado, n. 64, p.97101 out. 2001.

5. Sentencing
Suggested bibliography
CALAMANDREI, Piero. La condena genrica a los daos, Introduccin al
estudio sistemtico de las providencias cautelares, trad. de Marino Ayera Mern,
prlogo de Eduardo J. Couture, Buenos Aires: Librera El Foro, 1996, p.149-
179.
CARMONA, Carlos Alberto. O processo de liquidao de sentena, Revista de
Processo, v.15, n. 60, out-dez/1990, p.44-55.
DINAMARCO, Cndido Rangel. As trs figuras da liquidao de sentena,
Fundamentos do processo civil moderno. v.2, 5. ed. rev. So Paulo: Malheiros,
2002, p.1233-1266.
MONIZ DE ARAGO, Egas Dirceu. Notas sobre a liquidao de sentena,
Revista de Processo, v.10, n. 44, out-dez/1986, p.20-30.
SICA, Heitor Vitor Mendona. A nova liquidao de sentena e suas velhas
questes. In. Aspectos polmicos da nova execuo. Cassio Scarpinella Bueno e
Teresa Arruda Alvim Wambier (coord.). So Paulo: RT, 2008, p.210-239.
WAMBIER, Luiz Rodrigues. Sentena civil: liquidao e cumprimento. 3.
ed.rev., atual. e ampl. da 2. ed. Do livro Liquidao de sentena, So Paulo: RT,
2006.

6. Requirements for a Judgment on the Merits
Suggested bibliography
ARMELIN, Donaldo. Legitimidade para agir no direito processual civil
brasileiro, So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1979.
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Efetividade do Processo e Tcnica
Processual, 3 ed., So Paulo: Malheiros, 2010.
COSTA, Susana Henriques da. Condies da Ao, So Paulo: Quartier Latin,
2005.
DIDIER JNIOR, Fredie Souza. Pressupostos Processuais e Condies da
Ao: o juzo de admissibilidade do processo, 2005.
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FABRCIO, Adroaldo Furtado. Extino do Processo e Mrito da Causa, Repro,
So Paulo, n. 58, p. 7-32, abr./jun. 1990.
GOMES, Fbio. Carncia de Ao: doutrina, comentrios ao CPC, anlise da
jurisprudncia, So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1999.
LACERDA, Galeno. Despacho Saneador, Porto Alegre: Livraria Sulina, 1953.
LIEBMAN, Enrico Tullio. Manual de Direito Processual Civil, Rio de Janeiro:
Forense, 1984, 1 v.
MANDRIOLI, Crisanto. Corso di Diritto Processuale Civile, 3. ed., Torino:
Grappichelli, 1994, 1. v.
WATANABE, Kazuo. Da Cognio no Processo Civil, So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 1987.

7. Mediation and Conciliation
Suggested bibliography
CAPPELLETTI, Mauro. Os mtodos alternativos de soluo de conflitos no
quadro do movimento universal de acesso justia, Revista de Processo, n. 74,
abr-jun. 1994.
GABBAY, Daniela Monteiro; ASPERTI, Maria Ceclia de Araujo. Acesso
Justia por meio da Mediao e Conciliao no Judicirio: Desenho de Soluo
de Disputas na Justia Federal. In SERAU JUNIOR, Marco Aurelio (Org.) A
Seguridade Social nos 25 anos da Constituio Federal de 1988 (no prelo).
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini; WATANABE, Kazuo; LAGRASTA NETO,
Caetano (Org.). Mediao e gerenciamento do processo: revoluo na prestao
jurisdicional e guia prtico para a instalao do setor de conciliao e mediao.
So Paulo: Atlas, 2008.
MENKEL-MEADOW, Carrie. Do the "Haves" Come out Ahead in Alternative
Judicial Systems?: Repeat Players in ADR, 15 Ohio St. J. on Disp. Resol. 19
1999-2000, pp. 82-87 e 138-166.
SALLES, Carlos Alberto de. Mecanismos alternativos de soluo de
controvrsias e acesso justia: a inafastabilidade da tutela jurisdicional
recolocada, In: FUX, Luiz; NERY JR, Nelson, WAMBIER, Teresa (Org.).
Processo e Constituio: Estudos em homenagem ao professor Jos Carlos
Barbosa Moreira. So Paulo: RT, 2006, p. 779-792.
WATANABE, Kazuo. Poltica Pblica do Poder Judicirio Nacional para
Tratamento Adequado dos Conflitos de Interesses. In: PELUSO, Antonio Cezar;
RICHA, Morgana de Almeida (Org.). Conciliao e Mediao: Estruturao da
Poltica Judiciria Nacional. Rio de Janeiro: Forense, 2011, pp. 3-9
Relatrio de pesquisa da FGV para a Secretaria de Reforma do Judicirio sobre
utilizao de meios extrajudiciais no mbito de servios regulados por agncias
governamentais. Disponvel em
http://direitorio.fgv.br/sites/direitorio.fgv.br/files/Dialogos%20sobre%20Justica
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%20UTILIZACAO%20DE%20MEIOS%20DE%20RESOLUCAO%20EXTRA
JUDICIAL%20-%20FGVDIREITORIO.pdf

8. Estoppel
Suggested bibliography
BARBI, Celso Agrcola. Da precluso no processo civil. Revista Forense, v. 52,
n. 158, p. 59-66, mar./abr. 1955.
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BARBOSA, Antnio Alberto Alves. Da precluso processual civil. 2. Ed. rev. e
com notas de atualizao de Antnio Cesar Peluso. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 1988.
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Efetividade do Processo e Tcnica
Processual, 3 ed., So Paulo: Malheiros, 2010.
FERRIRA FILHO, Manoel Caetano. A precluso no direito processual civil.
Curitiba: Juru, 1991.
GIANNICO, Maurcio. A precluso no direito processual civil brasileiro. 2 ed.
rev. So Paulo: Saraiva, 2007.
NEVES, Daniel Amorim Assumpo. Precluses para o juiz: precluso pro
iudicato e precluso judicial no processo civil. So Paulo: Mtodo, 2004.
SICA, Heitor Vitor Mendona. Precluso Processual Civil. 1 ed. So Paulo:
Atlas, 2006.
THEODORO JUNIOR, Humberto. A precluso no processo civil. Revista
Jurdica, v. 49, n. 273, p. 5-23, jul. 2000.

9. Legal Crises and Types of Judicial Relief. Special Relief.
Suggested bibliography
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Efetividade do Processo e Tcnica
Processual, 3 ed., So Paulo: Malheiros, 2010.
CINTRA, Antonio Carlos de Arajo; DINAMARCO, Cndido Rangel e
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. Teoria Geral do Processo. 21 ed. So Paulo:
Malheiros Editores, 2005;
DINAMARCO, Cndido Rangel. Instituies de direito processual civil. 5 ed.
So Paulo: Malheiros Editores, 2005, vol. I
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros. Tutela Jurisdicional Diferenciada. So Paulo:
Revista dos Tribunais, 2010.
PROTO PISANI, Andrea. Sulla Tutela Giurisdizionale Differenziata, Rivista di
Diritto Processuale, Padova, ano XXXIV, n. 4, p. 536-591, ott./dic. 1979.
SOARES, Rogrio Aguiar Munhoz. Tutela Jurisdicional Diferenciada: Tutelas
de urgncia e medidas liminares em geral, So Paulo: Malheiros, 2000.
YARSHELL, Flvio. Tutela Jurisdicional. So Paulo: Atlas, 1998.

10. Civil Enquiry
Suggested bibliography
ALONSO JUNIOR, Hamilton. A valorao probatria do inqurito civil e suas
conseqncias processuais, Ao Civil Pblica: Lei 7.347/85 15 anos,
MILAR, Edis (coord.), 2 ed., So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2002, p. 291-
301.
COSTA, Susana Henriques da . A influncia do contraditrio na valorao dos
elementos de prova produzidos em inqurito. In: ZUFELATO, Camilo e
YARSHELL, Flvio Luiz. (Org.). 40 Anos da Teoria Geral do Processo no
Brasil: passado, presente e futuro. 1ed.So Paulo: Malheiros, 2013, v. , p. 715-
740.
DINAMARCO, Pedro da Silva. Ao civil pblica, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2001.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. Contraditrio e prova inequvoca para fins de
antecipao de tutela,O processo: estudos & pareceres, So Paulo: DPJ Editora,
2009, p. 111-122.
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros. Manual de processo coletivo, So Paulo: Revista
dos Tribunais, 2002.
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MANCUSO, Rodolfo de Camargo. Ao civil pblica: em defesa do meio
ambiente, do patrimnio cultural e dos consumidores, 9 ed., So Paulo: Revista
dos Tribunais, 2004.
MAZZILLI, Hugo Nigro. A defesa dos interesses difusos em juzo, 18 ed., So
Paulo: Saraiva, 2005.
_______________. O inqurito civil e o poder investigatrio do Ministrio
Pblico, A ao civil pblica aps 20 anos: efetividade e desafios MILAR,
Edis (coord.), So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2005, p. 221-245.
NEVES, Daniel Amorim Assumpo. O inqurito civil como uma cautelar
preparatria probatria sui generis, Processo Civil Coletivo, MAZZEI, Rodrigo
e NOLASCO, Rita Dias (coord.) So Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2005, p. 215-245.
PROENA, Luis Roberto. Inqurito civil: atuao investigativa do Ministrio
Pblico a servio da ampliao do acesso Justia, So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 2001.

Sub-field: Civil Procedure

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Stabilizing Urgent Relief (Temporary and Definitive)
Suggested bibliography
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Tutela cautelar e tutela antecipada: tutelas
sumrias e de urgncia (tentativa de sistematizao), 5 ed. So Paulo,
Malheiros, 2009.
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Estabilizao das tutelas de urgncia.
Estudos em homenagem a Ada Pellegrini Grinover, Flvio Luiz Yarshell e
Maurcio Zanoide de Moraes (org.), So Paulo: DPJ, 2005, p.660 a 683.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. -- Tutela jurisdicional diferenciada : a antecipao
e sua estabilizao. Revista de Processo. So Paulo. v.30. n.121. p.11-37. mar.
2005.
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros. Tutela jurisdicional diferenciada, So Paulo: RT,
2010.
TALAMINI, Eduardo. -- Tutela de urgncia no projeto de novo Cdigo de
Processo Civil: a estabilizao da medida urgente e a monitorizao do processo
civil brasileiro. Revista de Processo. So Paulo. v.37. n.209. p.13-34. jul. 2012.

2. The Constitutional Complaint: Juridical Nature, Admission and Role within the
Judicial System
Suggested bibliography
LEONEL Ricardo de Barros. Reclamao constitucional, So Paulo: RT, 2011
MENDES, Gilmar Ferreira. -- A reclamao constitucional no Supremo Tribunal
Federal. Frum Administrativo. Belo Horizonte. v.9. n.100. p.94-111. jun. 2009.
MORATO, Leonardo L.. Reclamao e sua aplicao para o respeito da smula
vinculante, So Paulo, RT, 2007
TAKOI, Srgio Massaru Reclamao constitucional, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2013;
VASCONCELLOS, Aylton Cardoso. -- A reclamao constitucional para
prevalncia da jurisprudncia do Superior Tribunal de Justia na interpretao da
legislao infraconstitucional nas causas submetidas aos Juizados Especiais
Estaduais - inconstitucionalidade e ilegalidade do inciso I, do artigo 2, e do
artigo 6, ambos da resoluo n 12/2009, do Superior Tribunal de Justia.
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Revista de Direito do Tribunal de Justia do Estado do Rio de Janeiro. n.93.
p.57-69. out./dez. 2012

3. Secondary Civil Liability in Brazilian Procedural Law
Suggested bibliography
BIANQUI, Pedro Henrique Torres. Desconsiderao da personalidade jurdica
no processo civil, So Paulo: Saraiva, 2011.
CAHALI, Yussef Said. Fraude contra credores. 2 ed. So Paulo, RT,
DINAMARCO, Cndido Rangel, Execuo civil, 5 ed., So Paulo, Malheiros,
1997.
LUCON, P.H.L., Fraude de execuo, responsabilidade processual civil e
registro da penhora, in Revista de Processo, vol. 98 (volume em homenagem ao
Min. Slvio de Figueiredo Teixeira), p. 161-175, e in Revista Sntese de Direito
Civil e Processual Civil, Porto Alegre, vol. 5, maio-junho de 2000, p. 131- 145.
MELLO, Rogrio Licastro Torres de. O responsvel executivo secundrio. So
Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2006;
SOUZA, Andr Pagani de. Desconsiderao da personalidade jurdica.

4. Iura Novit Curia in Brazilian Procedural Law
Suggested bibliography
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Os elementos objetivos da demanda luz
do contraditrio, In: Cruz e Tucci, Jos Rogrio; Bedaque, Jos Roberto dos
Santos (Coord.). Causa de pedir de pedido no processo civil (questes
polmicas). So Paulo: RT, 2002. p.13-52.
BOTELHO DE MESQUITA, Jos Ignacio. A causa petendi nas aes
reivindicatrias. Teses estudos e pareceres de processo civil. So Paulo: RT,
2005. v. 1, p. 138-155.
BUZAID, Alfredo. Da lide: estudo sobre o objeto litigioso. Estudos e pareceres
de direito processual civil. Notas de adaptao ao direito vigente de Ada
Pellegrini Grinover e Flvio Luiz Yarshell. So Paulo: RT, 2002. p. 72-132.
CORRA, Fbio Peixinho Gomes. O objeto litigioso no processo civil, So
Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2008.
CRUZ E TUCCI, Jos Rogrio. A causa petendi no processo civil, ,3 ed.
rev.,atual. e ampl., So Paiulo: Ed. Revista dos Tribunais, 2009.

5. Procedures for the Management of Individual Cases and Collective Procedures:
Contrasts and Comparisons
Suggested bibliography
CUNHA, Leonardo Carneiro da. O regime processual das causas repetitivas.
Revista de Processo, vol. 179. So Paulo: Ed. RT, jan. 2010, p. 139.
CABRAL, Antonio do Passo. O novo procedimento-modelo (Musterverfahren)
alemo: uma alternativa s aes coletivas. Revista de Processo, vol. 147. So
Paulo: Ed. RT, mai. 2007, p. 123-146.
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros. Manual do processo coletivo. So Paulo: Editora
Revista dos Tribunais, 2002.
MANCUSO, Rodolfo de Camargo. Jurisdio coletiva e coisa julgada: teoria
geral das aes coletivas. So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, 2006.
_____.Interesses difusos: conceito e legitimao para agir. 6 ed. rev., atual. e
ampl. So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, 2004.
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PINTO. Luis Felipe Marques Porto S. Tcnicas de tratamento macromolecular
dos litgios tendncia de coletivizao da tutela processual civil. Revista de
Processo n. 185. So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, jul.2010, p.117-144.
WATANABE, Kazuo. Relao entre demanda coletiva e demandas individuais.
Revista de Processo, n. 139. So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, set.2006,
p. 29-35.
ZAVASCKI, Teori Albino. Processo Coletivo: tutela de direitos coletivos e
tutela coletiva de direitos. 3 ed. rev., atual. e ampl. So Paulo: Ed. RT, 2008.

6. Procedural Limitations to the Judicial Review of Public Policies
Suggested bibliography
COSTA, Eduardo Jos da Fonseca. A execuo forada de polticas pblicas
em juzo, Revista de Processo, v. 212, out/2012, p. 25-56.
COSTA, Susana Henriques da . A imediata judicializao dos direitos
fundamentais sociais e o mnimo existencial. Relao direito e processo. In:
MENDES, Aluisio Gonalves de Castro; WAMBIER, Teresa Arruda Alvim.
(Org.). O processo em perspectiva. Jornadas Brasileiras de Direito Processual.
1ed.So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2013, v. , p. 345-370.
________. O Controle Judicial da Representatividade Adequda: uma anlise dos
sistemas norte-americano e brasileiro. In: Carlos Alberto de Salles. (Org.). As
Grandes Transformaes do Processo Civil Brasileiro: homenagem ao Professor
Kazuo Watanabe. 1ed.So Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2009, v. , p. 953-978.
GABBAY, Daniela Monteiro. Aes Coletivas e Contencioso de Massa: O caso
da tarifa de assinatura bsica de telefonia fixa. In: CARMONA, Carlos Alberto;
AMENDOEIRA JR, Sidnei.. (Org.). Estratgias Processuais na Advocacia
Empresarial. 1ed.So Paulo: Saraiva, 2011.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. O controle jurisdicional de polticas pblicas. In:
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini & WATANABE, Kazuo (coord.). O controle
jurisdicional de polticas pblicas, Rio de Janeiro: Forense, 2011, p. 125-150
LEONEL, Ricardo de Barros, A causa de pedir nas aes coletivas, Causa de
Pedir e Pedido no Processo Civil. Bedaque e Cruz e Tucci (coord.), So Paulo,
RT, 2002.
SALLES, Carlos Alberto de. Duas faces da proteo judicial dos direitos sociais
no Brasil. In: SALLES, Carlos Alberto de (coord.). As grandes transformaes
do processo civil brasileiro, So Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2009.
WATANABE, Kazuo. Controle jurisdicional das polticas pblicas mnimo
existencial e demais direitos fundamentais imediatamente judicializveis. In:
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini & WATANABE, Kazuo (coord.). O controle
jurisdicional de polticas pblicas, Rio de Janeiro: Forense, 2011, p. 213-224.

7. Arbitration and Public Order
Suggested bibliography
BAPTISTA MARTINS, Pedro Antonio, Aspectos Jurdicos da Arbitragem
Comercial no Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Lumen Juris, 1990.
_________,LEMES, Selma M. Ferreira e CARMONA, Carlos Alberto, Aspectos
fundamentais da Lei de Arbitragem, Rio de Janeiro, Forense, 1999.
CARMONA, Carlos Alberto, A Arbitragem no Processo Civil Brasileiro, So
Paulo, Malheiros Editores, 1993.
________, Arbitragem e Jurisdio, in Participao e Processo, Coord. de Ada
P. Grinover e outros, So Paulo, Revista dos Tribunais, 1988, p. 296-307.
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_________, Arbitragem e Processo: um comentrio Lei n 9.307/96, 3 edio,
So Paulo, Atlas, 2009.
_________, Flexibilizao do procedimento arbitral, in Revista Brasileira de
Arbitragem, v. 24 (out/nov/dez 2009), pp. 7/21.
_________, Ensaio sobre a sentena Arbitral Parcial, in Processo Civil Novas
Tendncias (homenagem ao Prof. Humberto Theodoro Jnior), coord. Fernando
Gonzaga Jayme, Juliana Cordeiro de Faria e Maria Terra Lauar, Ed. Del Rey,
Minas Gerais, 2008, pp. 115/135, e in Revista Autnoma de Processo, coord.
Arruda Alvim e Eduardo Arruda Alvim, v. 5, Ed. Juru, Curitiba, 2008, pp.
105/127.
DINAMARCO, Cndido Rangel, Possibilidade de emendas e alteraes a
pedidos e o princpio da estabilizao no procedimento arbitral, in Revista de
Arbitragem e Mediao, out-dez 2012, n 35, p. 227-277.
FIGUEIREDO TEIXEIRA, Slvio de, A arbitragem no sistema jurdico
brasileiro, in Revista dos Tribunais, v. 735, p. 39-48.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. Arbitragem e prestao de servios pblicos. In
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini, O processo: estudos e pareceres. So Paulo: Perfil,
2005, p. 79/87.
LEMES, Selma Ferreira. Arbitragem na concesso de servios pblicos
arbitrabilidade objetiva, confidencialidade ou publicidade processual? Revista de
Derecho Internacional y Del Mercosur, n. 6 (Diciembre de 2003). P. 52/70.
________. Arbitragem na administrao pblica. So Paulo: Quartier Latin,
2007.
SALLES, Carlos Alberto de. Arbitragem em contratos administrativos. Rio de
Janeiro: Forense, 2011.

8. Theory of the Dynamic Nature of the Burden of Proof
Suggested bibliography
ARENHART, Sergio Cruz. nus da prova e sua modificao no processo civil
brasileiro. Revista Jurdica: rgo Nacional de Doutrina, Jurisprudncia,
Legislao e Crtica Judiciria. Porto Alegre: Notadez/Fonte do Direito, n. 343,
2006.
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Garantia da amplitude de produo
probatria. In Tucci, Jos Rogrio Cruz (coord.) Garantias constitucionais do
processo civil. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1999. p.51189.
CARPES, Artur. nus dinmico da prova. Porto Alegre: livraria do advogado
editora. 2010.
CREMASCO, Suzana Santi. A distribuio dinmica do nus da prova. Rio de
Janeiro: GZ Ed., 2009.
DALLAGNOL, Antnio Janyr. Distribuio dinmica dos nus probatrios.
So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, n.788, p.92-107, jun. 2001.KNIJNIK, Danilo;
CAMBI, A. ; GRINOVER, A. P. et al. As (Perigosssimas) Doutrinas do "nus
Dinmico da Prova" e da "Situao de Senso Comum" como Instrumentos para
Assegurar o Acesso Justia e Superar a Probatio Diabolica. In: Luiz Fux;
Nelson Nery Jr.; Teresa Arruda Alvim Wambier. (Org.). Processo e Constituio
- Estudos em Homenagem ao Professor Jos Carlos Barbosa Moreira. So Paulo:
Revista dos Tribunais, 2006, p. 942-951.
PEYRANO, Jorge W. Cargas Probatrias Dinmicas, Santa F: Rubinzal-
Culzoni, 2008.
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SALLES, Carlos Alberto de. Transio paradigmtica na prova processual civil.
In Araken de Assis; et al. (Coords.). Direito civil e processo: estudos em
homenagem ao Professor Arruda Alvim. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais,
2008. p. 911-921.
SICA, Heitor Mendona. Questes velhas e novas sobre a inverso do nus da
prova (art. 6, VIII, do CDC). Revista de Processo, n.146, 2007, p. 49-68.
YARSHELL, Flvio Luiz Antecipao da prova sem o requisito da urgncia e
direito autnomo prova. So Paulo: Malheiros, 2009. p 47112.
YOSHIKAWA, Eduardo Henrique de Oliveira. Consideraes sobre a teoria da
distribuio dinmica do nus da prova. Revista de Processo, ano 37, vol. 205,
mar. 2012.

9. Procedural Reform: Methods for Judging Multiple Actions and Repetitive
Appeals and Judgment According to Precedent (Articles 285-A, 518, 1, and
543-B of the Code of Procedure and Articles 103-A and 102, 3 of the
Brazilian Federal Constitution)
Suggested bibliography
CUNHA, Luciana Gross. GABBAY, Daniela Monteiro (coord). Litigiosidade,
Morosidade e Litigncia Repetitiva: uma anlise emprica. Srie Direito e
Desenvolvimento (DIREITO GV). Saraiva: So Paulo, 2013
GALANTER, Marc. Why the haves come out ahead? Speculations on the limits
of legal change, Volume 9:1 Law and Society Review, 1974, Republicao
(com correes) In Law and Society. Dartmouth, Aldershot: Cotterrell, 1994.
MANCUSO, Rodolfo de Camargo. Recurso extraordinrio e recurso especial,
So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, 2000.
__________. Divergncia Jurisprudencial e Smula Vinculante. 2ed. So Paulo:
RT, 2002.
MARINONI, Luiz Guilherme, MITIDIERO, Daniel. Repercusso Geral no
Recurso Extraordinrio, So Paulo: Editora Revista dos Tribunais, 2007.
__________. Precedentes Obrigatrios. So Paulo: RT, 2010.
TUCCI, Jos Rogrio Cruz e. Anotaes sobre a repercusso geral como
pressuposto de admissibilidade do recurso extraordinrio, disponvel em:
http://www.oab.org.br/editora/revista/users/revista/1211289535174218181901.p
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10. From Judicial Review to the Judge as the Leading Character in Brazilian Law
Suggested bibliography
CHAYES, Abram, The Role of the Judge in Public Law Litigation, Harvard Law
Review, vol. 89, May 1976, Number 7, pp. 1281-1316.
BEDAQUE, Jos Roberto dos Santos. Poderes Instrutrios do Juiz. 5 ed., So
Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2011.
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So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2004.
Barbosa Moreira, Jos Carlos, O juiz e a prova, Revista de Processo, vol. 35,
So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1984, p. 178.
______, A funo social do Processo Civil Moderno e o Papel do Juiz e das
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Paulo: Saraiva,


12.7.2 Sub-field: Criminal Procedure

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Presumption of Innocence and the Live Broadcast of Criminal Trials
2. Exceptions to the Rule against Tainted Derivative Evidence in Brazilian Law
and Their Constitutionality
3. Criminal Procedure: Juridical Nature, Purpose and Content
4. Personal Injunctive Relief: Types and Judicial Analysis of its Merits
5. Constitution of the Republic of Brazil, Criminal Procedure Code, 2008
Legislative Reforms, Law n. 12.403/11 and Law n. 12.850/2013: What Model
Does Our Procedural System Follow? Adversarial, Inquisitorial, or Mixed
6. The Grounds of Criminal Rulings: Purpose, Requirements and Errors
7. Just Cause in Criminal Actions
8. Objective Limitations of the Criminal Res Judicata
9. Admission Requirements in Criminal Actions
10. Civil Consequences of Criminal Conviction


Sub-field: Criminal Procedure

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Proportionality and Personal Injunctive Relief
2. The Fundamental Right of the Accused to Information, Confidentiality of
Criminal Investigations and the Media
3. International Legal Cooperation on Criminal Cases: Juridical nature,
Classification and Procedures
4. The Judge with Jurisdiction over Guarantees, Personal Injunctive Relief and
Custody Hearings
5. Powers of Discovery of the Courts: the Adversarial System and the Presumption
of Innocence
6. The Preservation of the Previously Appointed Judge in the Constitution and in
the American Convention on Human Rights: Content and Consequences on the
Rules that Define Jurisdiction
7. The Nemo Tenetur Se Ipsum Accusare Rule.
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8. Plea Bargains in Criminal Procedure: Requirements, Procedures and
Consequences
9. Personal Intervention by the Judge and Judicial review
10. Scientific Evidence and Criminal Procedure

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comparado. XIII World Congress of procedural law. Rio de Janeiro: Forense,
2007, p. 608-620.
_____. Notas sobre a terminologia da prova (reflexos no processo penal
brasileiro). In. YARSHELL, Flvio Luiz; MORAES, Maurcio Zanoide de
(Orgs). Estudos em homenagem Professora Ada Pellegrini Grinover. So
Paulo: DJP, 2005, p. 303-318.
_____. Direito prova no processo penal. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais,
1997.
_____. Presuno de inocncia e priso cautelar. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 1991.
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GSSEL, Karl-Heinz. As proibies de prova no direito processual penal da
Repblica Federal da Alemanha. Revista Portuguesa de Cincia Criminal, 2 (3),
p. 397-441, 1992.
______. Las prueba ilcita en el proceso penal. In: _____ El Derecho Procesal
Penal en el Estado de Derecho. Obras completas. Dir. por Edgardo Alberto
Donna, Santa F: Rubinzal-Culzoni, 2007.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini. As condies da ao penal. Revista Brasileira de
Cincias Criminais. So Paulo, 69, p. 179-199, nov./dez., 2007.
_____. As condies da ao penal: uma tentativa de reviso. So Paulo:
Bushatsky, 1997.
______. Eficcia e Autoridade da Sentena Penal. So Paulo: Revista dos
Tribunais, 1978.
_____. Que juiz inquisidor esse? Boletim do IBCCRIM, n. 30, jun. 1995.
_____. Liberdades pblicas e processo penal: as interceptaes telefnicas. 2.
ed., So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1982.
______. O princpio do juiz natural e sua dupla garantia. In: ______. O
processo em sua unidade II. Rio de Janeiro: Forense, 1984.
GRINOVER, Ada Pellegrini; GOMES FILHO, Antonio Magalhes;
FERNANDES, Antonio Scarance. As nulidades no processo penal. 12. Ed. So
Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 2011.
_____. Recursos no processo penal. 7. Ed. So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais,
2011.
LOPES JNIOR, Aury. Direito processual penal. 9 Ed. So Paulo: Saraiva,
2013.
MARQUES, Jos Frederico. Estudos de direito processual penal. Rio de
Janeiro: Forense, 1960. v. 1.
PRADO, Geraldo. Sistema acusatrio. A conformidade constitucional das leis
processuais penais. Rio de Janeiro: Lumen Juris, 1999.
TUCCI, Rogrio Lauria. Ministrio Pblico e investigao criminal. So Paulo:
Revista dos Tribunais, 2004.
_____. (Coord.) Tribunal do jri: estudo sobre a mais democrtica instituio
jurdica brasileira, So Paulo: Revista dos Tribunais, 1999.
ZANOIDE DE MORAES, Maurcio. Presuno de inocncia no processo penal
brasileiro: anlise de sua estrutura normativa para a elaborao legislativa e para
a deciso judicial. Rio de Janeiro: Lumen Juris, 2010.
ZILLI, Marcos. O pomar e as pragas. Boletim do IBCCRIM, ano 16, n. 188, jul.
2008.

12.8 Field of concentration: LABOR LAW AND SOCIAL SECURITY LAW
(2138)

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12.8.1 Sub-field: Social Security Law

1. Sources of Funding for Social Security
2. Private Retirement Plans
3. Acquired Retirement Rights
4. Accumulation of Benefits and Temporal Limitations
5. Juridical Nature of Social Contributions
6. Social Aid System in Brazil: Minimum Income
7. Brazilian Healthcare System
8. Time of Employment and Reciprocal Count
9. Social Rights as Fundamental Rights
10. Beneficiaries

12.8.2 Sub-field: Individual Labor Law

1. The Individual Employment Contract and Related institutions New
Contract Types
2. Morphological Analysis of Remuneration. Salaries, Tips, Minimum
Salaries, Professional Salaries
3. Objective and Subjective Liability of the Employer in Employment
Relations: Outsourcing, the Owner of the Enterprise, Economic
Groups, Labor Accidents
4. Authority of the Employer
5. The Parties in Employment Contracts: General Issues. Autonomous
Independent Labor and New Forms of Protection
6. Formation of Employment Contracts
7. The Costs of the Workforce and the Challenges to Overcome the
Traditional Bipartition between Autonomous Labor vs. Subordinated
Labor
8. Termination of the Employment Contract. The Impact of a Hypothetical
(Re) Ratification of ILO Convention 158 on the Brazilian Legal System
9. Groups of Companies
10. The State as an Employer

12.8.3 Sub-field: Collective Labor Law

1. Principles of Collective Labor Law
2. Incorporation of Normative Clauses into Employment Contracts
3. Trade Union Organization. The Confederation System. Trade Union
Confederations
4. Guarantees of Trade Union Freedom. Protection Against Anti-Union
Acts
5. Representation and Participation of Workers in the Company
6. Collective Labor Conflicts: Terminology, Concept, Classification,
Means of Resolution. Conflict Sociology
7. Collective Labor Negotiations: Functions, Levels, Procedures
8. The Right to Strike. Entitlement, Characteristics. Effects on
Employment Contracts
9. Normative Power of Labor Courts: Modifications Introduced by
Constitutional Amendment 45/2004
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10. Trade Union Uniqueness. Trade Union Unity. Trade Union Plurality

12.8.4 Sub-field: Labor Procedure

1. Labor Procedure as an Autonomous Science
2. Principles of Labor Procedure
3. Jurisdiction of Labor Courts. Modifications Introduced by
Constitutional Amendment 45/2004
4. Means of Resolution of Labor Conflicts
5. Initial Pleading in labor law. Requirements
6. Response of the Defendant. The Answer. Exceptions. Counterclaims
7. Proof: Means of Evidence. Burden of Proof
8. Specificities of the Most Summary Procedure
9. Injunctive Relief and Cautionary Measures in Labor Procedure
10. Modifications of the Code of Civil Procedure and Their Impact on
Labor Procedure

12.8.5 Sub-field: General Theory of Labor Law

1. Principles of Labor Law. Main Proposals of Reconsideration
2. The Multidisciplinary Approach to Labor: Economics, Sociology,
Business Management, Philosophy, Psychology, Medicine
3. The Evolution of Labor Law in Brazil
4. The Theory of the Legal System and its Impact on Labor Law
5. The Hierarchy of Labor Legal Norms
6. Application of Common Rules and Labor Rules. Similarities and
Differences
7. The Legal Method and the Problem of Interpretation. The Impact on
Labor Law
8. Constitutional Law and Labor Law
9. International Law and Labor Law
10. Juridical Nature of Labor Law

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12.8.6 Sub-field: Social Security Law

1. The Welfare State, the Neoliberal State and Social Security
2. Democracy, The Rule of Law and Social Security
3. The Legal Aspects of Poverty and the Construction of a Social Security
System
4. Social Constitutional Law Aspects of the Consolidation of a Social
Security System
5. The Role of Social Assistance - Aspects of the Consolidation of Social
Security
6. Legal Certainty vs Economic Security The Reconstruction of Social
Security
7. Labor Law and Social Security
8. The Role of the Executive Branch in the Construction of Social
Security
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9. The Role of the Judicial Branch in the Construction of Social Security
10. General Theory of Social Security Law

12.8.7 Sub-field: Individual Labor Law

1. General Aspects of Unhealthy Labor. Noise and Vibration. Hearing
Loss Caused by Occupational Noise. NR 15, Schedules 1, 2 and 8.
2. General Aspects of Arduous Labor.
3. Occupational Diseases. RSI/WMSD.
4. General Notions on Personality Rights and Their Application to Labor
Law.
5. Employment Contracts and Citizenship. The Importance of Labor Law
as an Instrument of Social Justice.
6. Liability for Personal Injury in Labor Relations.
7. Entitlement to Compensation for Personal Injury in Employment
Contracts.
8. Trans-Individual Personal Interests in Labor Law.
9. The Managerial Authority of the Employer and its Application: E-mail
Control, Video Cameras and Personal Searches.
10. Subordinated Employment, Self-Employment and Other Forms of
Labor. Economic Dependency. Multiple Employers and Corporate
Groups. Group Labor.

12.8.8 Sub-field: Collective Labor Law

1. Repression of Anti-Union Conduct.
2. Collective Employment Contracts: Formation, Effectiveness and
Interpretation. Contracts for Workers with Different Skill Levels.
Rights Extended by the Ministry of Labor.
3. Employment in the Public Sector: Evolution of the Subject.
Effectiveness of Collective Bargaining in the Public Sector.
4. Strikes: Foundation and Entitlement to the Right to Strike. External
Limitations. The Law on Essential Public Services. The System of
Liability of Labor Unions and Workers.
5. Historical, Political and Ideological Origins of Brazilian Labor Unions.
6. Totalitarianism, Corporatism and Syndicalism. Experiences with
Corporate Unions. Corporatism, Semi-Corporatism, Post-Corporatism
and Neo-Corporatism.
7. Union Structure According to the Federal Constitution of 1988.
8. Labor Unions in Comparative Law. The Italian Model.
9. Labor Unions in Comparative Law. The Spanish Model.
10. Labor Unions in Comparative Law. The French Model.

12.8.9 Sub-field: Labor Procedure

1. The Procedural Microsystem of Collective Protection. Main Legal
Institutions. Public-Interest Civil Actions in Labor Courts. Law n.
7.347/85. Concept, Purpose and Prohibitions. The Purpose of Public-
Interest Civil Actions. Persons Entitled to Sue and be Sued. Requests
and Obligations to Give, to Do or Not Do Something. Sanctions and
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Penalties. Generic Condemnation to Pay for Damages. Property
Damage and Collective Moral Damages.
2. Labor Procedure: Concept, Autonomy and Formal Sources.
3. Enforcement of the Rules of Labor Procedure.
4. Principles of Labor Procedure.
5. Labor Lawsuits. Concept, Constitutional Guarantees and Lawsuit
Requirements.
6. Labor Hearings. Discovery.
7. Sentencing in Labor Law. The Judicial Review System.
8. The Relationship between Civil Procedure and Labor Procedure.
9. State-Sponsored Methods of Labor Dispute Resolution and Aspects of
the Computer-Based Labor Procedure. Legislative Efforts to
Computerize Labor Procedure in Brazil and Law n. 11.419/06.
10. Legal Concepts: Electronic Procedure, Electronic Media, Electronic
Transmission, Electronic Signature, Encryption, Performance of
Procedural Acts, Communication of Procedural Acts, Hearings Records
and Electronic Documents.

12.8.10 Sub-field: General Theory of Labor Law

1. The Contemporary Debate Concerning Normative Sources: the Law,
Collective Bargaining and Individual Contracts.
2. Globalization: A Historical Questioning of Labor Law.
3. In Search of a Labor Law without Adjectives.
4. The Identity Crisis of Labor Law.
5. The Traditional (Contemporary) Historical Understanding of Labor
Law.
6. The End of the War: the Treaty of Versailles and the International
Labor Organization.
7. The 1929 Crisis and the New Deal within the Context of Labor
Relations in the USA: Fordism and Labor Unions.
8. The Historical Affirmation of Social Law.
9. A Critique of the Rules and Method of Social Labor Law.
10. Analysis of Book I of The Capital Chapters 1 and 2 and its
Relevance to the Construction of an Immanent Critique of Social
Rights.

12.9 Field of concentration: PHILOSOPHY AND GENERAL THEORY OF
LAW (2139)

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

General Theory of Law:
1. The Contemporary Methodological Debate Regarding Theory of Law
2. Legal Interpretation, Language and Objectivity
3. Contemporary Legal Positivism: Authority and the Law

Legal Philosophy & Jurisprudence:
4. Contemporary Theories of Law
5. Marx and the Critical Legal Tradition
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6. Law and Morals

Legal Sociology:
7. Law as a Social System
8. Legality and Legitimacy in Contemporary Law

History of Law:
9. History of Legal Thought in Brazil: Brazilian Legal Liberalism

Ethics and Human Rights:
10. Universalism, Relativism and the Foundations of Human Rights

Suggested bibliography:
Hart, H. L. A, The concept of law. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press,
1997 (Traduo: Hart, H.L.A. O Conceito de Direito. Lisboa: Calouste
Gulbekian, 2003).
KELSEN, Hans. Teoria Pura do Direito. Traduo de Joo Baptista Machado,
Coimbra: Armnio Amado Editor, 1934.*Outra edio: KELSEN, Hans. Teoria
pura do direito. So Paulo: Martins Fontes, 1996.
KYMLICKA, Will, Contemporary Political Philosophy - an introduction, 2 ed.,
London, Oxford University, 2002. Traduo brasileiraFilosofia poltica
contempornea. Martins Fontes.
Marx e Engels. Manifesto Comunista. So Paulo, Editora Boitempo e Marx e
Engels. A ideologia alem. (I - A ideologia em geral; II A base real da
Ideologia; C Comunismo. A produo da prpria forma de intercambio) So
Paulo, Editora Boitempo.
Luhmann, Niklas. O conceito de sociedade. In: Neves, Clarissa Eckert Baeta;
Samios, Eva Machado Barbosa (ed.). Niklas Luhmann: a nova teoria dos
sistemas Trad. de Eva Machado Barbosa Samios. Porto Alegre: Editora UFRGS;
Goethe-Institut/ICBA, 1997. p.75-91.
HABERMAS, Jrgen. Tcnica e cincia como ideologia. Lisboa, Portugal:
Edies 70, 2009
ARENDT, Hannah. Entre o passado e o futuro, Perspectiva, 1979, captulos 3
O que autoridade? e 4 que liberdade?.
Razes do Brasil, Srgio Buarque de Holanda, Companhia das Letras, 1997.
de direito Weber, Max (1991), Economia e sociedade : fundamentos da
sociologia compreensiva, Braslia: Editora da UnB, vols I e II. Os seguintes
textos : Conceitos sociolgicos fundamentais. Weber (1991: Volume I, 3-13);
Ao social e relao social. Weber (1991: Volume I, 14-35); Os trs tipos de
dominao legtima. Weber (1991: Volume I, 139-161). Poder e dominao.
Weber (1991: Volume II, 187-193); O carter formal do direito objetivo.
Weber (1991: Volume II, 67-85); Os tipos de pensamento jurdico e os notveis
na Justia. Weber (1991: Volume II, 85-99); Racionalizao formal e
racionalizao material do direito. Direito teocrtico e direito profano.Weber
(1991: Volume II, 100-116); As qualidades formais do direito moderno.Weber
(1991: Volume II, 142-153).
Dworkin, Ronald, Uma questo de princpio. So Paulo: Martins Fontes, 2000,
captulos, 1- juzes poltico e estado; 6 Como o direito se assemelha
literatura; e Modelo de Regras I, in Levando os Direitos a srio, Martins Fontes.
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KANT, Immanuel, Fundamentao da Metafsica dos Costumes, "Os
Pensadores", trad. de Paulo Quintela, So Paulo, Abril Cultural, 1980.


12.9 Field of concentration: PHILOSOPHY AND GENERAL THEORY OF
LAW (2139)

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

General Theory of Law
1. The Inheritance of American Legal Realism: Critical Legal Studies,
Law and Economics and Theory of Law
2. Skepticism and Law

Philosophy of Law
3. Law, Power and Authority
4. Modern Theories of Justice: Legal Rationalism and Contractualism
5. Classical Natural Law and the Aristotelian Tradition

Legal Sociology
6. Legal Sociology and Theory of Law
7. Globalization and Legal Change

History of Legal Culture
8. History of Legal Thought in Brazil: Authoritarian Thought
9. Debates on Theory of Law in 19
th
Century Brazil

Ethics and Human Rights
10. Multiculturalism, Communitarianism and Law

Suggested bibliography:
ARENDT, Hannah. Entre o passado e o futuro, Perspectiva, 1979, captulos 3
O que autoridade?
CALDEIRA, Jorge (organizador geral, coleo "Formadores do Brasil", So
Paulo, Editora 34 .
HART, H. L. A, The concept of law. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press,
1997 (Traduo: Hart, H.L.A. O Conceito de Direito. Lisboa: Calouste
Gulbekian, 2003).
KYMLICKA, Will, Contemporary Political Philosophy - an introduction, 2 ed.,
London, Oxford University, 2002. Traduo brasileira Filosofia poltica
contempornea. Martins Fontes.
Luhmann, Niklas. O conceito de sociedade. In: Neves, Clarissa Eckert Baeta;
Samios, Eva Machado Barbosa (ed.). Niklas Luhmann: a nova teoria dos
sistemas Trad. de Eva Machado Barbosa Samios. Porto Alegre: Editora UFRGS;
Goethe-Institut/ICBA, 1997. p.75-91.
HABERMAS, Jrgen. Direito e Moral, in HABERMAS, Jrgen. Direito e
democracia: entre facticidade e validade. Traduo de Flvio Beno
Siebeneichler. Rio de Janeiro: Tempo Brasileiro, 1997b. 2 v.
DWORKIN, Ronald. Objectivity and truth: you'd better believe it. Philosophy
and Public Affairs, Hoboken, v. 25, p. 87-139, 1996.
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KANT, Immanuel, Fundamentao da Metafsica dos Costumes, "Os
Pensadores", trad. de Paulo Quintela, So Paulo, Abril Cultural, 1980.
KANT, Sobre um suposto direito de mentir por amor humanidade. In A paz
perptua. Rio de Janeiro: Edies 70, 1990, p.173-179.
Kennedy, Duncan. Three Globalizations of Law and Legal Thought: 1850-
2000. The New Law and Economic Development. A Critical Appraisal. Ed.
Trubek, D. & Alvaro Santos. Cambridge: Oxford University Press, 2006
CAMPOS, Francisco. O Estado nacional. Sua estrutura, seu contedo
ideolgico. Rio de Janeiro: Jos Olmpio, 1940 , dispoinvel in
http://www.ebooksbrasil.org/eLibris/chicocampos.html
REALE, Miguel. O Estado Moderno. In: Obras Polticas (1a fase-1932/1937).
Braslia: Editora UnB, 1983. t. II.
RAZ, Joseph. The morality of freedom. Oxford: Clarendon, 1986, capitulos 2, 3
e 4, (RAZ, Joseph. A moralidade da liberdade. Traduo de Carlos Henrique de
Oliveira Blecher e Leonardo Gomes Penteado Rosa. Reviso tcnica de Rafael
Mafei Rabelo Queiroz. So Paulo: Elsevier, 2011. (Coleo Teoria e Filosofia
do Direito). Captulo 2 Autoridade e Razo, Captulo 3 A Justificao da
Autoridade e Captulo 4 A Autoridade dos Estados)
UNGER, Roberto Mangabeira. The Critical Legal Studies Movement. Harvard
Law Review, Cambridge, v. 96, n. 3, p. 561-675, 1983.
Richard A. Posner, The Law and Economics Movement, The American
Economic Review Vol. 77, No. 2, Papers and Proceedings of the Ninety-Ninth
Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association (May, 1987), pp. 1-13
Published by: American Economic Association - Article Stable URL:
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1805421
TAYLOR, Charles. A poltica do reconhecimento in et al. TAYLOR, Charles.
Multiculturalismo: examinando a poltica de reconhecimento. Lisboa: Piaget,
1998.
Weber, Max. Economia e sociedade: fundamentos da sociologia compreensiva,
vol. I, trad. de Regis Barbosa e Karen E. Barbosa, 3
a
. Ed. Braslia: Editora da
UnB, 2000, Captulo I (Conceitos sociolgicos fundamentais): s 1, 2 e 3.
WEBER, Max, Cincia e Poltica. Duas vocaes. Cultrix, 1968


12.10 Field of concentration: HUMAN RIGHTS (2140)

ESSAY TOPICS MASTERS PROGRAM

1. Axiological Foundations of Human Rights and the Question of their
Universal Validity
2. Human Rights as Principles and as Rules: from a National and an
International Perspective: Hierarchy and Binding Force
3. Historical Evolution of Human Rights. Declarations of Rights. The
Internationalization of Human Rights and its Reasons
4. The Meaning of the Right to Education in the Federal Constitution
5. The Meaning of the Right to Equality in the Federal Constitution:
Formal and Substantial Equality
6. The Effectiveness of Human Rights Enforcement: Problems and
Possible Solutions
7. Economic and Social Rights
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8. Civil and Political Rights
9. Human Rights and Environmental Protection from National and
International Perspectives
10. Human Rights, Universalism and Multiculturalism

ESSAY TOPICS DOCTORAL PROGRAM

1. Human Rights in Brazil: The Process of Transition to a Democracy.
2. Historical Origins and the Current State of Economic Inequality in
Brazil. The Legal Instruments to Diminish Inequality.
3. Legal Positivism and the Protection of Human Rights: Is Coexistence
Possible?
4. Human Rights beyond the Declarations of Rights: The Problem of
Effectiveness.
5. Divergence and Controversy between International Humanitarian Law
and Human Rights stricto sensu.
6. The Right to the Environment as a Human Right.
7. Multiculturalism and Affirmative Action.
8. The Right to Life: Its Meaning and Legal Consequences.
9. The Work of the International Criminal Court on Behalf of the
Protection of Human Rights.
10. Civil Society Initiatives for Diminishing Social Exclusion: The
Relationship between the State and the Civil Society, Social
Movements and the Role of the Third Sector.

BASIC BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR THE HUMAN RIGHTS FIELD
(This is merely a suggested starting reading list, which does not exclude the study
and analysis of a wider range of writings on the specific subjects mentioned)
AMARAL JR, Alberto. Comercial Internacional e Meio Ambiente, So Paulo, Atlas,
2011, captulos: 6 Direito ao Meio Ambiente - 6.1 As geraes de direitos fundamentais
- 6.2 O nascimento de um novo direito.
AMARAL JR, Alberto. Curso de direito internacional pblico, Captulo de Direitos
Humanos na Ordem Internacional, 4 edio, So Paulo, Atlas, 2013.
BOBBIO, Norberto A Era dos Direitos. 8. Ed., Rio de Janeiro, Campus, 1992.
CDHOA - Coordenao da Comisso dos Direitos Humanos da Ordem dos Advogados.
Direitos fundamentais, multiculturalismo e religies. Lisboa: Principia Editora, 2007.
CARVALHO RAMOS, Andr de. Teoria Geral dos Direitos Humanos na Ordem
Internacional. 2 Ed., So Paulo: Saraiva, 2012.
COMPARATO, Fbio Konder. A Afirmao Histrica dos Direitos Humanos. 7 Ed.,
So Paulo: Saraiva, 2010.
JULLIEN, Franois. O dilogo entre as culturas. Do universal ao multiculturalismo. Rio
de Janeiro, Zahar, 2008.
SALOMO FILHO, Calixto. Monoplio colonial e subdesenvolvimento, in
Democracia, Direitos Humanos e Repblica. So Paulo: Quartier Latin, 2009, PP.159-
206.
SANTOS, Boaventura de Souza - Por uma concepo multicultural de direitos
humanos, in Santos, Boaventura de Souza (org.), Reconhecer para libertar os caminhos
do cosmopolitismo multicultural, Rio de Janeiro, Civilizao Brasileira, 2003.
SANTOS, Gislene Aparecida dos. Reconhecimento, utopia, distopia. Os sentidos da
poltica de cotas raciais. So Paulo, Annablume/FAPESP, 2012.
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SARLET, Ingo Wolfgang. Dimenses da dignidade: ensaios de filosofia do direito e
direito constitucional. Porto Alegre, Livraria do Advogado, 2005.
SILVA, Virglio Afonso da. Direitos fundamentais: contedo essencial, restries e
eficcia. So Paulo: Malheiros, 2009.
SOARES, Maria Victoria de Mesquita Benevides, Cidadania e direitos humanos,
Cadernos de Pesquisa (Fundao Carlos Chagas), n. 104, Direitos Humanos, Cidadania
e Educao, 1998.
TAYLOR, Charles. Multiculturalismo. Lisboa: Instituto Piaget, 1998.

12.11 Field of concentration: ROMAN LAW AND CONTEMPORARY LEGAL
SYSTEMS (2141)

1. Sources of Roman Law: Custom and Leges
2. Development of Roman Iurisprudentia from the Time of the Kings
until the Emergence of Justinianic Law. Agere, cavere, respondere.
Institutiones of Gaius and of Justinian
3. Quiritarian Ownership and Praetorian Ownership
4. Fiducia, Pignus and Hypotheca
5. Mora, Nonperformance and Liability
6. Real Contracts
7. Delicts in the Ius Civile and in the Ius Praetorium
8. Status Familiae. The Roman Family
9. Testamentary (secundum tabulas), Legitimate (ab intestato) and
Necessary (contra tabulas) Succession
10. Roman Civil Procedure

Suggested bibliography

1) For the essay examination (merely suggestive):

A.CORRA e G.SCIASCIA, Manual de Direito Romano, So Paulo, RT, 6 edio,
1988.
ALVES, Jos Carlos Moreira. Direito Romano. 14 edio revista, corrigida e
aumentada. Rio: Forense, 2007
Digesto de Justiniano, Livro I. (Traduo de Hlcio Madeira) Revista dos Tribunais,
2009.
KASER, M. Direito Privado Romano, Lisboa, Calouste Gulbenkian,1999.
MARKY, Thomas. Curso Elementar de Direito Romano, 8 ed., So Paulo, Saraiva,
1995.

1) For the research project (merely suggestive):

AGATI MADEIRA, Eliane M. A Leso. Contribuies da Romanstica, So Paulo,
Quartier Latin, 2010.
ALVES, Jos Carlos Moreira. Direito Romano. 14 edio revista, corrigida e
aumentada. Rio: Forense, 2007
LOBO, Abelardo Cunha. Curso de Direito Romano, disponvel em
http://www2.senado.gov.br/bdsf/bitstream/id/191619/1/cursodedireitoromano.pdf
MADEIRA, H.M.F. Histria da Advocacia. So Paulo, Saraiva, 2002.
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MADEIRA, H.M.F. O Nascituro no Direito Romano. So Paulo, Companhia Editora
Nacional, 2005.
QUEIROZ DE MORAES, B. B. Pacto de melhor comprador: configurao no
direito romano ("in diem addictio") e projees no direito atual. 1. ed. Madrid:
Dykinson, 2010.
SILVEIRA MARCHI, E. C. A Propriedade Horizontal no Direito Romano, So
Paulo, Edusp, 1995 ou 2 ed., So Paulo, Quartier Latin, 2003
SILVEIRA MARCHI, E. C. Concurso de Credores e Pactum ut minus solvatur, 2
ed., Lecce, Grifo, 1999.
SILVEIRA MARCHI, E. C. Guia de Metodologia Jurdica, 2 ed., Saraiva, 2010.
POVEDA VELASCO, Igncio Maria. A proteo do comprador no direito romano.
So Paulo: Cultural Paulista, 2002


POSTGRADUATE STUDIES COMMISSION OF THE FACULTY OF LAW OF THE
UNIVERSITY OF SO PAULO, April 11, 2014.
Agreed. Let it be published.


Associate Professor MONICA HERMAN CAGGIANO
President of the FDUSP Postgraduate Studies Commission