Bayh-Dole Act & University Technology Transfer: What’s it mean to me?

Prior to 1980, inventions developed under federal funding were owned by the US Government. The Bayh-Dole Act was designed to produce greater commercial outcomes from federal funding. In addition to retaining title (ownership) to inventions, the Act allowed universities to license patents exclusively.

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Sunday, March 9, 2014