The following are links to resources that inventors and creators may find useful.
Intellectual Property / Patents
- US Patent and Trademark Office
- Changes in US patent Law under AIA
- European Patent Office
- World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
- WIPO Intellectual Property Digital Library
- The patent process
- Manual of Patent examining Procedure (MPEP)
- Myriad-Mayo Subject Matter Guidance - Quick Reference Guide
- US Copyright Office
- Library of Congress: Taking the Mystery Out of Copyright
- Video: Copyright Basics
- UTHealth Policies and Regulations
- NIH Data Sharing Policy
- Texas Education Code for Conflict of Interest
Technology Transfer Societies
- Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)
- Licensing Executives Society (LES)
- LES - Houston Chapter
Patent Case Law of Interest
- Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
- Association for Molecular Pathology et al. v. Myriad Genetics, Inc. et al.
- Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Eli Lilly and Co.
- Alice Corp v. CLS Bank Int'l, on Computer-implemented Inventions