VA Offer of Exclusive Patent License to Fillauer Companies, Inc.

Name of License: 
VA Offer of Exclusive Patent License to Fillauer Companies, Inc.
By the: 
Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Research and Development (VA)
Summary 

Notice is hereby given that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Office of Research and Development, Technology Transfer Program, intends to offer to Fillauer Companies, Inc., 210 Amnicola Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37406, an exclusive license to U.S. Patent Nos. 9,549,827; 10,105,243; 10,376,388; and U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 16/404,777, associated with VA Invention Disclosure number 10-083 titled, “Improvements to Passive Ankle-Foot Prosthesis Capable of Automatic Adaptation to Sloped Walking Surfaces”.

Tech Name: 
Ankle-foot prosthesis for automatic adaptation to sloped walking surfaces
Action: 
Intent
Dates: 
Comments must be received on or before May 21, 2020.
Address: 
Send comments to Mr. Ryan Davis, Technology Transfer Specialist, Office of Research and Development (10X2TT), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632-7554 (this is not a toll-free number), ryan.davis7@va.gov.
For further information contact 

Mr. Ryan Davis, Technology Transfer Specialist, Office of Research and Development (10X2TT), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (202) 632-7554 (this is not a toll-free number), ryan.davis7@va.gov.

Supplementary information 

The Federal Government’s patent rights in this invention are assigned to the US Government as represented by the Department of Veterans Affairs. It is in the public interest to license this invention as the license will comply with the requirement to submit a complete and sufficient application for a license prior to execution of a license. The prospective exclusive license will be royalty-bearing and will comply with the terms and conditions of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7. The prospective exclusive license may be granted unless, within 15 days from the date of this published Notice, the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Development, Technology Transfer Program receives written evidence and argument which establishes that the grant of the license would not be consistent with the requirements of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7.

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