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

Download the presentation deck from this webinar

 
 


 

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.)

Download the presentation decks from this webinar. Part 1, Part 2

 
 


 

CTL IP Series 3: Software, Copyright, and Trademark

4/22/2021 12 pm to 1 pm (EST)
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.

 

During this third series, Bill Pegg, Associate Director for IP at CTL will be joined by two IP Attorneys at Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP.

 

Topics includes:

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

Speakers:

  • Joseph B. Ryan, Partner, Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP
  • Patrick Murray, Associate, Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP

 

Download the presentation decks from this webinar. Part 1, Part 2