This presentation will focus on the statutes and regulations that govern the allocation of intellectual property rights with respect to inventions, software and data created with federal funds.

Speakers: Holly A. Roth Robert R. Riddle

Event Type: Webinar

Start Date/Time:
14 February 2018, 12:00 PM ET
End Date/Time:
14 February 2018, 1:00 PM ET

It will discuss strategies for protecting IP developed at private expense.


  • Overview of Intellectual Property
  • Ownership of Intellectual Property under Government Contracts and Grants
    • Inventions
    • Copyright
    • Data
  • Use of Restrictive Legends
  • Protection of Data Not First Produced in Performance of Government Contract or Grant
  • Maintaining Commercial Rights
  • Government Ability to Authorize, and Consent to, Use Patents and Copyrights
    • Exclusive Remedies for Such “Infringement"
    • Infringing Contractor’s Duties
  • Protection of Trade Secret and Confidential Information Developed at Private Expense