The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell Tech, and Cornell AgriTech in Geneva.

CTL IP Series

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The IP series is featuring invited guest speakers who will provide an overview of the different types of intellectual property (IP), updates on the latest changes in the IP landscape and impact on strategies for protecting Cornell IP.

 


 

CTL IP Series 1: Understanding the Technology Transfer Process

2/19/2021 from 12 pm to 1 pm (EST)
For this first virtual meeting of the IP series, the Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) team will present the technology transfer process at Cornell and will outline:

  • The groups at CTL and the services offered to the research community
  • University Technology Transfer – Bayh Dole
  • Patent Law Primer
  • Marketing and Evaluating Your Invention

Speakers:

  • Bill Pegg, Associate Director for IP, CTL
  • Phil Owh, Associate Director, Licensing BD – Life sciences, CTL
  • Martin Teschl, Associate Director, Licensing BD – Physical sciences, CTL
  • Lynda Inséqué, Program Manager, Technology Initiatives & Outreach, CTL

Register: https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkduqpqTosHNMy_s8Ez87m6rfMe_sP0CIH

 
 


 

CTL IP Series 2: What is Patent Eligible in the U.S.?

3/19/2021 from 12 pm to 1 pm (EST)
For this second virtual meeting of the IP series, Dr. John D. Lopinski, Partner at Hodgson Russ LLP, will present an overview of patent eligible subject matter and will provide some examples to illustrate issues related to patent eligibility.

 

Dr. John D. Lopinski will be joined by Bill Pegg, Associate Director for IP at CTL.

 

Topics includes:

  • Overview of patent eligible subject matter
  • Challenges in obtaining patent eligibility in Life Sciences (e.g., Diagnostics, Antibodies, etc.)
  • Challenges in obtaining patent eligibility in Physical Sciences (e.g., Electronics, Encryption, Blockchain, Crypto, Software, etc.)

Speakers:

Register: https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIvceGorzkvHNLcq6R-OWzbWwFxyhS4eLud

 
 


 

CTL IP Series 3: Software, Copyright, and Trademark

Date TBD from 12 pm to 1 pm (EST)
Speaker: TBD

  • Overview of trademark Protection (Definitions and types)
  • Overview of Copyright Protection (Definitions and types)
  • Cornell Policy on Trademark and Copyright

Sign up to get information on the confirmed date of the third session: https://cornell.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_77H8sGWoh5nIikS

 
 


 

CTL IP Series 4: Topic TBD

Date TBD from 12 pm to 1 pm (EST)