Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf

0
120

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download. This study of the organization, functioning, and effects of university technology transfer activities involving formal intellectual property rights
resulted from the deliberations of two standing National Research Council (NRC) committees: the Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy (STEP) and the Committee on Science, Technology, and Law (CSTL).

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

Aware of both claims for the success and criticisms of the system that has evolved since passage of P.L. 96-517, the Patent and Trademark Act Amendments of 1980 (the Bayh-Dole Act), members of the two committees concluded that an Academy review was appropriate and that the eve of the Act’s 30th anniversary made it timely. The Academies sought private funding for the project and ten philanthropic
institutions responded: the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Robertson Foundation, John T. and Catherine D. MacArthur Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Doris Duke Charitable Fund, High Q Foundation, Myelin Repair Foundation, FasterCures Center of the Milken Institute, and one foundation whose grant-making is anonymous.

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

The Academies and the committee assembled to conduct the study are grateful for their support. The NRC Governing Board Executive Committee presented the committee with the charge to conduct a consensus study distilling lessons from research and experience since the Bayh-Dole Act of 1980 for the acquisition, licensing, defense, and sale of intellectual property arising from publicly and privately sponsored research at U.S. academic institutions.

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

The project will involve synthesizing existing research, commissioning a survey of university officials and consulting with private and public research sponsors, holding a national conference, evaluating the various objectives of technology transfer, and recommending good practices for research institutions and research sponsors.

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

Those practices will take into account significant differences in the role of intellectual property in different fields of technology, differences in the constraints on and resources of universities, objectives of different research sponsors, and differences among potential commercial licensees of university-owned intellectual property. The incentives that influence the behavior of researchers, administrators, and public policy makers will be examined and related to public goods.

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

In the course of preparing this report, the committee met five times. At four of the meetings, oral presentations were made by individuals from government, universities, and industry listed in Appendix B. Committee members presided over sessions of a two-day national conference held in Washington on November 20-21, 2008. Invited presenters are listed in Appendix A. The conference also provided an opportunity for interested members of the public to articulate their views.

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf free download

Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest by NRC of National Academics pdf download


Please make a comment if link is not working for you.
I appreciate your valuable comments and suggestions. For more books please visit or site.

Previous articlePesticide Pesticide Resistance Resistance Strategies and Tactics for Management pdf
Next articleManaging Lawfully People and Employment 4th edition by Angus Thomas pdf

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here