IP Policy

The CUNY Intellectual Property Policy is on the Technology Commercialization Office website.

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Purpose

  • To serve the public good by promoting and facilitating the dissemination of the products of research, authorship and invention by the University community;
  • To recognize and encourage research, authorship and invention by the University community by providing for the sharing of tangible rewards resulting from the commercialization of such research, authorship and invention; and
  • To define the ownership, distribution and commercialization rights associated with the products of research, authorship and invention by the University community and to define the policies and procedures for managing such products.