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.

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


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.)

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CTL IP Series 1: Understanding the Technology Transfer Process


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