AUTM TTP Manual, 3rd Edition, Volume Four

Volume Four: Managing Complex/Special Issues covers more in-depth or advanced technology transfer and licensing topics. If you need sample startup documents, advice on how to perform a license agreement royalty audit or some other non-everyday issue, this is the place to find the information you need.

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Advanced Technology Transfer Topics

Invention Triage
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Harl R. Tolbert
Use of Consultants in Technology Transfer
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Sudeep Basu, PhD, and Reggie Taylor
Research Tools Policies and Practices: Perspective of a Public Institution
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Uri Reichman, PhD, MBA, Susan E. Ano, PhD, and Steven M. Ferguson, MBA, CLP
Data Security and Privacy: Into the Breach
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Martha Lessman Katz, JD, CIPP, CLP
A Brief Overview of the Federal Regulatory Approval Process for Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Biological Products
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Mark G. Bloom, JD, CLP, CRCP, RTTP
Hidden Technology Transfer
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Elizabeth Hart-Wells, PhD

Advanced Licensing Topics

Anatomy of a License Agreement
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Kirsten Leute
Overcoming Objections to License Terms
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
R. Page Heller, PE
Licensing Transgenic Mice and Other Research Tools: A Practical Guide
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Michael B. Dilling and Terese L. Rakow
Building a Successful Trademark Licensing Program
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Everett E. Fruehling, JD
Policies and Procedures for the Distribution of Licensing Income
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
T. Allen Morris, PhD, MBA, CLP
Performing a License Agreement Royalty Audit: A CPA's Perspective
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Brett Brandenberg, CPA, CFA, ASA, and Daniel Wetzel, CPA

Entrepreneurial Activities

Documents for Spin-Outs and New Ventures
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Walter Earl Bissex, JD
Funding for University Startups
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
David B. Lerner and Andres Soto
Venture Funding for the University Startup 
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
India Vincent, JD, and April McKenzie Mason, MBA, JD

Advanced Intellectual Property/Bayh-Dole-Related Topics

Understanding Patent Preparation and Prosecution
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Matthew S. Rudd, JD, and William E. McCracken, JD
Research Tool Patents: Have Reports of Their Death Been Greatly Exaggerated?
(exerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Christopher E. Jeffers, PhD, JD, and Lawrence J. Carroll, PhD, JD
Patent and Other Intellectual Property Donations
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Lora Mae Frecks, MPA
Research Discoveries after Kubin
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Nancy W. Vensko, JD, and Steven M. Ferguson, MBA, CLP
Intellectual Property Clustering
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Andrew R.O. Watson, PhD, and Angus Livingstone
The Intersection of Intellectual Property and Bankruptcy Law
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Peter J. Toren, JD
Comparison of National Innovation Systems in China, Taiwan and Singapore: Is Bayh-Dole One-Size that Fits All?
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Stephen W. Chen

Technology Transfer in the Social Context

Aligning the Activities of a Technology Transfer Office with the Social Mission of a Life Sciences Research Institute in Portugal: Opportunities and Challenges for a New Office
(excerpt) (full chapter - members only)
 
Ana Margarida Prado, PhD, David Cristina, PhD, and Tania Bubela, PhD