Depending on the technology disclosed, one or more of the following types of intellectual property could potentially be licensed by OTL.
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- Copyrights are generally used for creative works such as software, literary works, photographs and musical compositions
- TRP (Tangible Research Property) is generally used for biological materials, engineering drawings, computer software, integrated circuit chips, computer databases, prototype devices, circuit diagrams, equipment and associated research data
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