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Inventor Resources and Forms

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All the materials you need to get oriented as a new inventor, from information about intellectual property to information about working with OTL.

OTL's Process

Learn about OTL's process for handling each invention that comes through our office.

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Forms & Agreements for Inventors

See our template agreements, our direct deposit form, and SU-18 resources.

Intellectual Property Basics

Basic information about types of intellectual property (IP) handled by Stanford OTL.

Stanford Intellectual Property Policies

Read about Stanford University's policies surrounding intellectual property.



Stanford Startups

Are you an entrepreneurial Stanford student or faculty member interested in forming a startup company based on a Stanford invention? Click below for helpful resources, best practices, frequently asked questions, and more.