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Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property (IP) in Academia

CETL Brown Bag Discussion led by Prof.  James C. MCLaughlin; Professor Emeritus & Provost’s Counsel

Kettering University’s CETL -  August 21, 2012


Internet links:


Board of Trustees Policies wrt to copyrights and wrt to patents:

            Summary of Copyright Policy in a .pdf file     

            Copyright Policy in a .docx file:


            Tech Transfer Policy (Patents)


Patent Policy

Policy 8:


Export controls


PTO: Nonprovisional Utility Patent Process in detail

Guide for Provisional Utility Patent application


Copyright and Fair Use and TEACH Act: