Policies & Procedures by Topic – Innovation and Partnerships



Administration of Industrial Relationships Guidelines
These guidelines are designed to guide administrators to be cognizant of applicable policies and best practices as they support industrial relations and navigate the contracting process with industry partners.


Copyright Policy
Identifies staff and University rights to copyright and publish written works.


Distribution of Royalty Income Policy


Guidelines for Bayh-Dole Compliance

Equity Administration Procedure

Equity Administration Guidelines


Intellectual Property Policy


Joint Venture Policy


Managing Conflicts of Interest Guidelines
These guidelines were designed in conformance with RF’s Conflict of Interest Policy and Code of Conduct to guide researchers and administrators to be aware of applicable legal and regulatory standards in identifying, disclosing and managing conflicts of interest which may arise in the conduct of SUNY research and commercialization programs.


Patents and Inventions Policy
Intends to ensure that the public receives the benefit of all inventions made by persons working in State University facilities. Meet the members of the SUNY Patents and Inventions Policy Board here.


University-Industry Cooperative Use of Research Equipment

Use of University Facilities by Emerging Technology Enterprises