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What is the Bayh-Dole Act?

Bayh-Dole (1980) permits universities, business or non-profit organizations that receive federal funding to elect to pursue ownership of an invention, rather than obligating inventors to assign inventions to the federal government.

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Updated on February 3, 2022

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