Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

IMI 2 Joint Undertaking Model Consortium Agreement

  • IP ownership & licensing | Access to results

8. Intellectual Property – Access Rights

8.3 Access Rights to Results

8.3.1 Results – Access Rights to Beneficiaries for implementation

8.3.1.1 During the Action, the Beneficiaries enjoy Access Rights to the Results of the other Beneficiaries, solely for the purpose and to the extent necessary for undertaking and completing the Action.

8.3.1.2 Such Access Rights are granted under Royalty-Free Conditions. […]

8.3.2 Results – Access Rights for Research Use

8.3.2.1 Subject to the provisions of this Consortium Agreement, in particular Clauses 7, 8.1 and 10, during and after completion of the Action, Beneficiaries and their Affiliated Entities enjoy Access Rights to the Results for Research Use.

8.3.2.2 Such Access Rights to Results for the purposes of Research Use are granted on the following Fair and Reasonable Conditions: [Please indicate the option chosen and, if applicable, work out an appropriate arrangement for Option 2.] [___] [Option 1:] [on Royalty-Free Conditions] [Option 2:] [on Fair and Reasonable Conditions other than Royalty Free Conditions] [Detail applicable terms which may include Financial Terms. Conditions for Option 2] […]

8.3.4 Results – Access Rights for Direct Exploitation

8.3.4.1 Beneficiaries are not required to grant Access Rights for Direct Exploitation to their Results.

8.3.4.2 Where Direct Exploitation of Results owned by a Beneficiary requires Results owned by another Beneficiary, the Access Rights to the Results owned by the other Beneficiary may be negotiated between the Beneficiary owning such Results and the Beneficiary wishing to perform Direct Exploitation.