The Office of Technology Management is responsible for assessing whether or not an invention using Washington University IP qualifies for patent or copyright protection. If so, the OTM works with WU faculty to license these inventions in the commercial sector. For more information on the technology transfer process, click here.
To begin the invention disclosure process, please complete the appropriate form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Invention Disclosure Form||.doc|
|Material Disclosure Form||.doc|
|Software Disclosure Form||.doc|
If you are unsure of the correct form to fill out, contact the licensing team member who manages your department.