ERIC Number: EJ462730
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
The Enforcement of University Patent Policies: A Legal Perspective.
Stopp, Margaret T.; Stopp, G. Harry, Jr.
SRA Journal of the Society of Research Administrators, v24 n3 p5-11 Win 1992
Federal civil litigation in which a faculty inventor challenged the university's right to share in proceeds from his invention is examined. Issues of employment contracts, the university research office's responsibility for monitoring faculty research, and the role of patenting and licensing firms are considered. Implications for university policy are noted. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A