Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

Lambert Agreement D

  • IP ownership & licensing | Exceptions or limitations to the IP ownership rules

4.10 Each Academic Party and each of its employees and students will have the irrevocable, royalty-free right to use any of the Results [(except the following types of Result: [insert details]) for Academic and Research Purposes [including] OR [excluding] research projects which are carried out by the Academic Party with any third party [in the commercial sector] [and Clinical Patient Care].

4.11 License for Commercial Parties. Each of the Commercial Parties will have a royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide, indefinite licence to use any of the Results for Research Purposes only (with the right to sub-license to any Group Company and to any person working for, or on behalf of, the Commercial Party or any of its Group Companies, but only for the purpose of carrying out that work for Research Purposes, and otherwise without the right to sub-license).

[“Research Purposes” is defined as EITHER (i) any purpose except commercialisation, i.e. licensing for value or sale for value OR (ii) acts done for experimental purposes [or to obtain regulatory approval for any generic or innovative medicinal product (including any clinical trial).]