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FLC Available Technologies Search Tool

The FLC Available Technologies tool provides a free one-stop shop to locate licensing opportunities for a particular type of technology anywhere in our nationwide system of federal labs and research centers. We are continually adding participating agencies and laboratories to the tool to enhance...
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New T2 Regulations: What You Need to Know

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently released new technology transfer (T2) regulations for complying with the Stevenson-Wydler and Bayh-Dole acts. It is important that all T2 and lab professionals review and understand these regulations. To ensure that T2 offices are...
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Understanding Intellectual Property (IP)

In this FLC video, learn about Intellectual Property (IP) and how it refers to creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce. Learn more about federal tech transfer by visiting the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC)...
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Understanding Patents

In this FLC video, learn about patents and how they grant ownership rights to owners and inventors in order to protect creations from being used by others. Visit the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) website for more information - https://www.uspto.gov/ Learn more about federal tech...
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Understanding Trade Secrets

In this FLC Video, learn about federal laboratories deal with trade secrets when partnering with businesses or individuals. For more information on how trade secrets are protected, visit https://www.uspto.gov/learning-and-resources/uspto-videos/trade-secrets Learn more about federal tech transfer...