Tag: intellectual-property

88 PhD student, issued contract at year 3 which will sign over intellectual property. Is it legal? 2015-02-24T18:25:06.183

69 Is it appropriate for an undergrad student to ask a professor to sign a non-disclosure agreement? 2016-02-02T06:34:07.137

66 Can I use images showing up in Google search for my presentation slides without violating any copyright? 2013-01-30T15:36:05.217

64 Advisor professor asks for my dissertation research source code 2016-10-31T03:59:25.347

44 What should I do if I submitted an article to a predatory journal? 2014-07-27T18:29:46.690

36 Is it mandatory to include the registered trademark symbol ® next to the name of a computer program? 2014-05-27T19:45:36.107

36 How can I sell independently created software to my university? 2015-07-06T18:44:08.520

33 Is there any research on the prevalence of academic theft? 2014-08-21T14:53:18.847

31 Principal investigator requests transfer of GitHub repository with my code to his account 2015-06-17T19:04:20.827

29 How to acknowledge contributions of anonymous referee in new paper? 2014-03-10T21:28:22.880

20 Who holds intellectual property rights on a thesis? 2012-06-12T01:53:48.767

19 PI published my work after I graduated without informing me (and with a different first author) 2015-09-15T04:51:28.427

18 How much information should I divulge about on-going unpublished research at a conference? 2012-06-10T19:22:19.133

18 Hiring a faculty consultant 2013-08-07T04:19:01.290

17 Intellectual theft by a colleague, how to respond? 2017-06-09T16:11:08.263

16 Can a university claim patent rights for inventions performed on my own time? 2013-08-03T18:53:01.950

16 Professor wants to expropriate submitted code for commercial use 2015-02-20T05:32:02.527

15 Who owns the intellectual property for work you do on weekends? 2014-10-14T12:26:10.080

14 Why is Paper Publishing and getting a patent completely unrelated? 2012-06-23T20:15:49.207

14 Keeping credit for my work 2014-02-06T18:34:10.780

14 What to do about collaborators & co-authors who fail to understand authorship & plagiarism? 2017-04-08T12:53:32.380

13 Who "owns" a project idea after a grant application is rejected or declined? 2016-05-02T02:26:21.720

12 Negotiating with journal publishers about intellectual property of the paper? 2013-04-16T08:05:11.830

12 What to do when an advisor takes credit for a grant proposal? 2014-10-12T00:24:08.303

11 How/when to retract a project from a student? 2014-04-02T16:18:48.990

10 How much data should be shared in the collaboration? 2013-09-26T03:23:18.700

10 What to do when a PhD supervisor is not collaborating on publications after the PhD from it? 2013-11-06T12:58:22.320

9 Intellectual Property Assignment Agreements for Ph.D. students - What is normal? 2014-08-20T20:35:09.637

9 Must I credit others' published research when using it in a proprietary product, if doing so would be bad for business? 2014-09-18T20:28:00.540

9 Does living in university housing mean that they will own intellectual property you create there? 2014-12-01T04:59:58.407

8 Hiring academics for very large industrial consulting projects - how to find an arrangement without full-time employees? 2013-08-08T01:36:43.863

8 What are the advantages of publishing work in progress as a working paper? 2013-09-16T14:45:57.987

8 Can I use a graph or figures of a paywalled paper under fair use? 2013-11-03T18:08:17.240

8 Using previous student essays as examples 2014-12-28T16:10:11.937

8 How much unfinished work and unexplored ideas should one share in a presentation? 2015-11-19T23:09:39.243

7 Can I use someone else's research commercially? 2014-04-15T20:04:54.590

7 Is my code my intellectual property or the university's? 2015-02-17T04:17:51.210

7 Looking for specific examples of University spin-offs where the researchers can earn part of the benefits 2017-03-03T06:50:05.207

7 Using a case study without company's permission 2017-12-28T15:43:32.870

6 Why retract a paper for intellectual property protection? 2012-10-31T21:20:54.747

6 When should ideas be shared on stackexchange? 2014-02-27T03:23:13.267

6 Am I allowed to use a figure drawn by co-author in another paper? 2014-06-13T05:05:22.863

6 Are there intellectual property concerns if I submit "under review" papers as part of my application? 2015-11-28T18:48:23.687

5 If a paper or software is released to the public, can the university still file a patent? 2013-08-04T00:12:11.530

5 Are there any legal issues in having someone's book as the basis and as a textbook for an online course? 2013-11-20T15:44:17.870

5 Am I allowed to publish reviews submitted for courses in open-access journals? 2013-11-23T17:03:05.733

5 "Internal" license for group software? 2014-08-29T08:10:57.097

5 How best to approach an industry based research program at another university (with independent ideas) 2015-08-18T00:45:28.047

4 Getting credit/ownership for improved software 2015-01-17T02:38:31.790

4 Can affiliated university claim ownership of ideas presented in your paper? 2015-04-15T20:15:22.220

4 Grad students/postdocs taking ideas with them, what's normal? 2015-04-29T04:18:38.017

4 Publishing open-source code similar to unfinished master's work 2016-03-21T17:42:56.473

4 Reviving a Rejected Proposal -- Question on Ethical Considerations 2016-06-26T08:33:04.980

4 Do I have to cite the source of my notes based off of a deceased professor's notes, 2017-02-17T07:13:26.780

4 Does it matter where my academic website is hosted, for issues of intellectual property? 2017-02-23T14:34:10.567

4 Do you need permission to use readability formulas in research? 2017-07-25T01:38:29.750

4 Who holds the copyright if I did research at one university and write a thesis at another? 2017-09-22T03:28:42.370

4 Can I work on open-source projects while being a part of an academic institution? 2018-01-03T21:17:33.663

4 What is the right way to patent an idea under PhD studies? 2018-03-06T16:11:03.897

3 Internship report - any way to request discretion from reviewers for a to-be-published paper? 2013-09-14T17:28:40.573

3 Grad student protecing ideas in a research paper for futher development 2014-12-13T11:35:24.880

3 What level of sponsor ownership is normal for an industry-sponsored research project? 2015-08-21T22:44:10.257

3 Internship university asks to give up all intellectual property 2015-12-22T23:27:13.040

3 Should I take credit from the idea that I have initially suggested? 2016-01-08T12:46:43.297

3 Publish pre-research code on Github? 2016-07-12T20:56:20.650

3 Does a professor need a student's permission to cite the student's unpublished essay in their own work? 2016-12-29T22:35:04.557

3 intellectual property during paid research 2017-04-12T11:23:49.603

2 Can a PI take someone's idea 2013-11-07T05:53:53.917

2 Issues in self-publishing old work. Recommendations for Necromancy? 2014-03-25T20:02:19.183

2 Who owns intellectual property from research funded by an external company at a university? 2016-02-28T05:07:19.773

2 What are the legal ramifications of citing scientific articles for producing commercial software? 2016-03-17T22:55:18.330

2 Negotiating the intellectual property of a (US) industry contract 2017-09-23T09:37:11.757

1 Using Tech. Reports to 'protect' IP before presenting unpublished work in a conference 2014-11-12T09:39:58.560

1 Which license should I aim to publish articles & software under? 2015-07-25T20:52:51.770

1 If a professor analyzed my work, does the university own my idea? 2017-02-27T00:53:41.180

1 Intellectual Property Rights When Moving University 2017-07-04T19:22:45.530

1 Ask opinion about situations in which researchers/non-researchers get involved in projects (externally) and the best way to avoid strange situations 2017-07-25T18:34:31.543

1 What are the default copyrights/IP restrictions for a work I post online? 2018-01-04T12:21:28.450

1 Advice about the copyright in research work as a research associate 2018-01-28T00:01:21.600

0 If you disclose an invention, are you still able to file for trade secrecy? 2014-05-10T00:49:39.600

0 Students working on lab software 2015-04-02T14:36:13.033

0 Usage of a web application that I sold for an academic project: Copyright issues? 2015-12-21T23:14:33.400

0 Is it legal to paraphrase questions taken form test prep books/service to a new audience in another country for a different exam? Do fair use apply? 2016-03-12T19:51:56.470

0 Copyright and Online Course Materials 2017-09-22T20:17:43.583

0 In a review, should someone who contributed writing + figures be acknowledged? 2018-01-23T18:47:42.180

-1 In Sweden, can a supervisor ask his PhD student to provide a private future work list of his thesis? 2016-08-03T11:47:04.447

-4 What is the difference between patents and research articles? 2018-02-14T07:10:06.813