Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

IMI 1 Model Grant Agreement

  • IP ownership & licensing | Ownership of background IP
  • II.­­1 Definitions:

Background” means information, including data and know-how which is held by a participant prior to the accession to this agreement, as well as copyrights or other intellectual and industrial property rights pertaining to such information, and which is necessary for carrying out the project and identified in the project agreement.

Each participant shall remain the exclusive owner of its background.