Brown University Intellectual Property Policies

The Corporation of Brown University approved and adopted the Brown University Patent and Invention Policy on December 13, 2019. The Policy, effective immediately, replaces the University Patent and Invention Policy approved and adopted May 30, 2005. 

The Corporation approved and adopted updates to the Brown University Copyright Policy on October 16, 2020. The Policy, effective immediately, replaces the previous copyright policy, which was included in the University Patent and Invention Policy approved and adopted May 30, 2005. 

The Patent and Invention Policy is available as a Google Doc here.
The Copyright Policy is available as a PDF here.