- Pub Code: WG326-11WEB
- Originally held on Nov. 12, 2013
Sorting Out Intellectual Property Created Under Federal Grants
November 12, 2013 Webinar - Listen On-Demand or Get a CD!
The federal rules associated with “intangible property” generated under federal grants are arcane at best and can generate as many questions as they answer. This webinar answers those questions and provides the tools that federally funded organizations can use to manage this intellectual property.
The On-Demand recording will be available immediately upon purchase* as a link within a PDF file of the accompanying written materials. CDs and printed materials are shipped via USPS.
Manage Grant-Funded Intellectual Property to Your Advantage
Federal grants and subgrants assist a variety of activities in which intellectual property is created. Reports, manuscripts, databases, software and other inventions are the beneficial results of efforts made by federally funded organizations working with federal support.
Society is supposed to benefit when these products are created. But how? And what about the organizations and people who did the work? How can they manage these assets to their advantage?
The federal rules associated with “intangible property” generated under federal grants are arcane at best and can generate as many questions as they answer. This webinar will answer those questions and provide the tools that federally funded organizations can use to manage this intellectual property.
You’ll get answers to the following questions:
- What’s considered intangible property under a federal grant or subgrant?
- What are the uniform federal administrative requirements affecting intangible property?
- Why are the requirements of the Bayh-Dole Technology Transfer Act of 1980 important?
- Who owns intangible property created under a federal grant or subgrant?
- How can a grantee manage this property to its best advantage?
- What notices are required about federal support and federal disclaimers?
- What are best practices concerning employee rights to intellectual property?
- What are best practices concerning contractor and subrecipient rights to intellectual property?
- What do grantees need to know about federal agency “march-in” rights?
- How may revenue earned from sale of intangible property be used?
- What are the requirements of the Shelby Amendment concerning federal use of grantee data?
Prerequisites: Some knowledge of federal grants management is helpful but not necessary
Advanced preparation: None
Attendees will receive presentation slides as well as access to background documents.
BOB LLOYD is a respected authority on policies and practices affecting the award, administration and oversight of federal grants, contracts and subawards. Mr. Lloyd has more than 40 years of experience in federal award implementation. Prior to starting his management consulting practice in Washington, D.C., in 1982, he served as the executive director of the Grants Management Advisory Service and held staff positions in two large federally funded organizations. Since then, he has been a consultant, trainer or advisor to award and audit units in 16 federal award-making departments and agencies, and to recipient and subrecipient organizations and their professional advisors located in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, several U.S. territories and 18 foreign countries. He is the principal author of several reference works on federal grants management and audits, and currently serves as contributing editor to Federal Grants News, published by Atlantic Information Services. He also is a Charter Life Member of the National Grants Management Association and served on its Board of Directors for five years.
Who Should Attend?
- Grant and contract managers
- Sponsored programs administrators
- Program managers
- Project directors
- Principal investigators
- Legal counsels
- Human resources managers
- Property managers
- Finance directors
The costs of webinars sponsored by Federal Fund Management Advisor are allowable charges to your federal grants and subgrants. Each of the sets of federal cost principles issued by OMB for federal awards administered by state, local, and tribal governments, colleges and universities, and nonprofit organizations explicitly states that the costs of training for employee development and vocational effectiveness are allowable. For your records, the specific citations are:
- OMB Circular A-21 (2 CFR 220), Appendix A, Paragraph J.51—Colleges and Universities
- OMB Circular A-87 (2 CFR 225), Appendix B, Paragraph 42—State, Local and Tribal Governments
- OMB Circular A-122 (2 CFR 230), Appendix C, Paragraph 49(a)—Nonprofit Organizations
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