Policy, Forms & Agreements

Policy, Forms & Agreements2019-12-17T11:43:08-05:00

The guidelines presented here describe the policies and procedures for disclosing, protecting, and leveraging intellectual assets developed at the Institution. These policies and procedures are intended to:

  • Facilitate contractual negotiation with individuals and organizations regarding the purchase and sale of intellectual property developed at the Institution.
  • Enable the Institutional community to collaborate with the Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) through clear and accessible methods.
  • Distribute any financial returns from intellectual property in a way that reflects the contributions and resource investments of the inventor, as well as the resources provided and risks assumed by the Institution.
  • Protect academic freedom at the Institution while complying with all legal and ethical requirements.
  • Conform to the regulations of the agencies and organizations providing funds for sponsored programs
Intellectual Property Policy