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Suggested Citation:"Table of Contents." National Research Council. 1993. Intellectual Property Rights in Industry-Sponsored University Research: A Guide to Alternatives for Research Agreements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10009.
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Table of Contents

I.

 

Introduction

 

1

II.

 

This Document

 

3

III.

 

Ownership of Intellectual Property Rights

 

4

   

Scenario 1:The university owns the intellectual property

 

5

   

Scenario 2:The sponsor owns the intellectual property

 

5

   

Scenario 3:The university and sponsor jointly own the intellectual property

 

6

IV.

 

Rights to Use Intellectual Property Under Different Ownership Scenarios

 

6

   

Scenario 1:The university owns the intellectual property

 

7

   

A.Approaches

 

7

   

Approach 1:Option for a license

 

7

   

Approach 2:Grant of a license

 

8

   

Approach 3:The right of first refusal

 

9

   

B.Scope

 

10

   

1)Exclusive and non-exclusive license provisions

 

10

   

2)Royalty provisions

 

11

   

3)Field of use provisions

 

12

   

4)Inclusion of full license agreement as an appendix

 

12

   

Scenario 2:The sponsor owns the intellectual property

 

13

   

Scenario 3:The university and sponsor jointly own the intellectual property

 

13

V.

 

Procedural Issues

 

13

   

A.Delay of Publication

 

13

   

B.Procedures for patents

 

14

   

1)The university owns the invention

 

14

   

2)The university and sponsor jointly own the invention

 

15

VI.

 

Special Considerations Involving Copyright

 

17

   

A.Forms of copyright

 

18

   

1)Information and data

 

18

   

2)Articles, dissertations, theses, and books

 

18

   

3)Research reports

 

19

   

4)Software

 

19

   

5)Other copyrightable works

 

20

   

B.Software issues

 

20

   

1)Derivative works

 

20

   

2)Improvements

 

20

VII.

 

Conclusion/Summary

 

21

Appendix I

 

 

 

23

Appendix II

 

 

 

25

Suggested Citation:"Table of Contents." National Research Council. 1993. Intellectual Property Rights in Industry-Sponsored University Research: A Guide to Alternatives for Research Agreements. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/10009.
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