James Madison University's Office of Technology Transfer respects the rights and privileges afforded to inventors by local, state, and national laws. JMU's Intellectual Property Policy establishes guidelines for the responsibilities, rights, and privileges of JMU faculty, staff, and students involved in creating intellectual property.
The Intellectual Property Invention and Copyright Disclosure form is available in electronic format in Microsoft Word document. For your convenience, a help sheet with instructions is available if needed.
Please submit completed Disclosure forms to email@example.com and a signed original to The Office of Technology Transfer, 1401 Technology Drive, Rm. 1122 Harrisonburg, VA 22807, MSC 4904, JMU campus mail.
Intellectual Property Invention and Copyright Disclosure Form
our MISSION... To promote innovation, enhance research by connecting inventors and industry, and foster economic development through protecting and commercializing intellectual property.
our VISION... To create a new and unique model for university technology transfer by analyzing our intellectual property potential in the marketplace, partnering with corporations, and assessing entrepreneurial management teams, start-up companies will be given a stronger opportunity for success.
we SERVE...Faculty, staff, and students producing innovative ideas and intellectual property with commercial potential and Corporations seeking to work collaboratively on JMU research projects to develop their products and business.