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Intellectual Property: Who Owns Your Inventions, Words, Data, and Specimens?

in Law in the Laboratory

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print July 2010 | ISBN: 9780226101644
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226101668 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226101668.003.0007
Intellectual Property: Who Owns Your Inventions, Words, Data, and Specimens?

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This chapter examines intellectual property—patents and copyrights and the laws that govern ownership, including the Bayh–Dole Act, and the Federal Technology Transfer Act of 1986. It also examines tangible property in the form of biological specimens the value of which derives primarily from the information that can be extracted from those specimens. Case studies are included at the end of the chapter.

Keywords: intellectual property law; patents; copyrights; ownership; Bayh–Dole Act; Federal Technology Transfer; biological specimens

Chapter.  18382 words. 

Subjects: Environment and Energy Law

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