World Intellectual Property Organization

WIPO National Workshop on Negotiating Technology Licensing Agreements

New Delhi, India, July 4 to 8, 2005

Documents

  • PROVISIONAL PROGRAM
    prepared by the Internal Bureau of WIPO
    [DOC] [PDF]

  • MANAGEMENT OF IP IN CSIR LABORATORIES:  OVERVIEW, STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE IP MANAGEMENT DIVISION OF CSIR; PATENT PORTFOLIO OF CSIR, CURRENT IP EXPLOITATION POLICY AND STRATEGY; SUCCESS STORIES AND CHALLENGES 
    Mr. R.K. Gupta, Head, IP Management Division, CSIR, New Delhi
    [PPT]

  • PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS FOR COLLABORATION AMONGST PUBLICLY FUNDED RESEARCH INSTITUTES AND INDUSTRY:  POLICIES, PRACTICES AND CHALLENGES IN INDIA
    Dr. Prabuddha Ganguli, Chief Executive Officer, VISION-IPR, Mumbai
    [PPT]

  • INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE ON IP ISSUES IN RESEARCH INSTITUTES - INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS
    Mr. Guriqbal Singh Jaiya, Director, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Division, WIPO
    [PPT]

  • MINING PATENT INFORMATION:  THE BASICS, SEARCH METHODS, VARIOUS FREE PATENT SOURCES
    Mr. Paul Schwander, Principal Administrator, European Patent Office [EPO], The Hague, The Netherlands
    [PPT]

  • USING PATENT INFORMATION IN THE CONTEXT OF THE INNOVATION PROCESS AND LICENSING TECHNOLOGY
    Mr. Paul Schwander
    [PPT]

  • PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATION OF USING FREE ONLINE PATENT DATABASES
    Mr. Paul Schwander
    [PPT]

  • BASICS OF PATENT VALUATION:  [BASED ON PAGES 32 TO 41 OF EXHCANGING VALUE]
    Mr. Guriqbal Singh Jaiya
    [PPT]

  • ESTABLISHING A MARKETING PLAN FOR TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION; DEVELOPING A PATENT STRATEGY, BUILDING A PATENT PORTFOLIO, IDENTIFYING PATENTS WITH LICENSING POTENTIAL; IDENTIFYING POTENTIAL TARGETS; ROLE OF LITIGATION IN A LICENSING PROGRAM; NON-MONETARY BENEFITS OF A LICENSING PROGRAM; CHALLENGES TO BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL LICENSING PLAN AND PROGRAM
    Mr. Philip Mendes, Principal, Innovation Law, Brisbane, Australia
    [PPT]

  • BASIC PRINCIPLES OF TECHNOLOGY LICENSING; PREPARING FOR LICENSING NEGOTIATIONS; CREATING A LICENSING TEAM; DUE DILIGENCE; PRELIMINARY AGREEMENTS [NDAs/CAs, MTAs, Term Sheet/Heads of Agreement; Memorandum of Understanding/Letters of Intent; Options] [Based on pages 29 to 31 of Exchanging Value]
    Mr. Donald Bollella, Principal, DB Technical Consulting, California, USA
    [PPT]

  • STRUCTURE OF A LICENSING AGREEMENT; PREPARING A DRAFT AGREEMENT; STANDARD TEMPLATE AND BOILER PLATE PROVISIONS; IDENTIFICATION OF PARTIES; SUBJECT MATTER, EXTENT OF RIGHTS; PERFORMANCE OBLIGATIONS [Based on pages 42 to 54 of Exchanging Value]; and Controlling and Maintaining IP rights]
    Dr. Prabuddha Ganguli
    [PPT]

  • COMMERCIAL AND FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS, TAXATION, INDEMNIFICATION AND INSURANCE;  BANKRUPTCY AND INSOLVENCY; AND TRANSFERABILITY 
    Mr. Donald Bollella
    [PPT]

  • GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS;  INCLUDING ANTI-COMPETITIVE PRACTICES [ANTI-TRUST, EC TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER BLOCK EXEMPTION, etc.]
    Mr. Philip Mendes
    [PPT]

  • KNOW HOW AND CONFIDENTIALITY ISSUES, OTHER IPRs;  IMPLEMENTATION AND POST EXECUTION ISSUES, INCLUDING WAYS OF IMPROVING AND MODIFYING AGREEMENTS, ANTICIPATING G DISPUTES AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION, INTERPRETATION AND LITIGATION;  AND OTHER CROSS-BORDER ISSUES
    Mr. Donald Bollella
    [PPT

  • SPECIAL LICENSING ISSUES IN THE CHEMICAL, PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRIES
    Mr. Philip Mendes
    [PPT] Reading material [PDF]

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