Copyrights and Patents Committee

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The UNIVERSITY POLICIES: Committees and Councils section of the Policy File details the areas on which Committee members focus - specifically:

  • guidelines for the implementation of provisions of the Copyrights, Trademarks, and Trade Secrets policy (submitted for approval to the Vice President for Research and the University Research Council).
  • the extent of institutional support involved in the completion of intellectual property (with recommendations to the Vice President of Research on the assignment of ownership rights and division of royalties).
  • advisement (to the Vice President of Research) on other intellectual property matters.

This committee has at least nine:

  • at least five faculty - three of them Senate appointees to Research Council (one of whom serves as Chair).
  • one member at large.
  • Chief Executive Officer of the SDSU Research Foundation or designee.
  • Vice President for Research or designee.
  • Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs or designee.
  • Director of the SDSU Research Foundation Technology Transfer Office (nonvoting).

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