7.1 Intellectual Property Terms in Industry Contracts

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Policy No: RESEARCH  7.1
Type of Policy: Administrative
Effective Date: May 2013​ 
Last Revised: May 2013

Policy Owner: GTRC-IE
Policy Contact: Kevin Wozniak, Executive Director, kevin.wozniak@gtrc.gatech.edu

1. Policy Statement

Georgia Tech Research Corporation asserts a right of ownership to any intellectual property that was developed by an employee of Georgia Tech or resulted from significant use of Georgia Tech resources, even in research projects sponsored by industry. However, GTRC has worked hard to create and establish mechanisms that enable companies to easily obtain access to the project IP on fair and reasonable terms with minimal negotiations.

2. Scope

This policy applies to all Georgia Tech Faculty and Staff.

3. Related Information

Resource Link
Industry Engagement http://industry.gatech.edu/

4. Policy History

Revision Date Author Description
12-31-2013 GTRC-IE Rev 1.0