2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2008 - 11th Annual

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Investing in University and Spin-Out Intellectual Property

R. Armstrong
Murgitroyd & Company, UK

Keywords:
university, spin out, intellectual property, ip, patent, investment

Abstract:
The presenter, who is a Director at Murgitroyd & Company, a firm of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys, will draw on personal and firm-wide experience in to discuss a number of topics relating to University and University spin-out company Intellectual Property (IP). These will include the identification and harvesting of IP, the development and management of protection portfolios, and the exploitation of IP protection including licensing to third parties and establishing spin-out companies. In each of these, consideration will be given as to the effective management of time and cost investment in such IP.


Nanotech 2008 Conference Program Abstract