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eSSENTIAL ACCESSIBILITY Crisis Centre

RES-1110 Intellectual Property Protection

Description

Consists of records related to protections for Intellectual Property other than patents, including copyright, trademark and trade secrets. May include significant correspondence, IP strategy, assignment document, correspondence with IP lawyer, any applications for IP protection and decisions. 

See also: RES-1100 Intellectual Property: Invention Disclosure and Assessment

For records related to patent applications, see RES-1120 Intellectual Property Protection: Patent

Final executed agreements created by this process are subject to: CMP-0300 Contracts and Agreements

Retention Trigger

End of useful life of IP protection

Retention

Trigger + 7 years

Responsible Unit(s)

Research Services

Source

  • Inventor
  • IP Lawyer
  • Patent Office

Records System

Paper

Citations

 

Record Authority

VP Research Innovation and International

Disposition

Secure destruction

Records Arising from Activity

 

Retention Rationale

 

Personal Information

No

Vital Record

No

Protection

High