Technology Development and Transfer

Technology Development and Transfer

The Transactional and Legal Environment

eBook - 1997
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Gutterman and Erlich provide a clear, concise summary of all the important legal and business issues that may arise in technology transfer arrangements. Discussed are the law of technology transfer, including federal legislation and intellectual property law; the fundamentals of establishing a technology transfer, including confidentiality agreements, due diligence investigations, and selection of technology partners; legal and business issues involved in licensing and research and development arrangements, including university research arrangements; and steps to be taken by federal laboratory managers, the Federal government, and private firms to improve technology transfer. This work is important reading for executives, entrepreneurs, lawyers, accountants, and other professionals involved in transfer arrangements, and also for venture capitalists and investment bankers seeking a broad overview of technology-driven transactions. Academic lawyers and their students will also find this book valuable.

Greenwood Pub Group
A clear, concise summary of all the important legal and business issues that may arise in technology transfer arrangements.

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Analyzes how patents, trade secrets, copyrights, trademarks, and other protections of intellectual property impact the spread of technology, seen here as a third vital factor of commercial enterprise recently added to the traditional capital and labor. Discusses challenges and rewards of technology transfer, intellectual property law, general considerations in technology transfer practice, licensing agreements, research and development arrangements, and strategies for improving technology transfer. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Quorum Books, 1997
ISBN: 9780313008221
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (215 pages)
Additional Contributors: Erlich, Jacob N.


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