Licensing and Intellectual Property


The Office of Research Commercialization is dedicated to helping Rutgers researchers transition technologies and copyrighted materials from research to commercial viability.

Patenting and Licensing

ORC is committed to streamlining the licensing process so that deals can be done in a timely manner. Key parties involved need to have open lines of communication so that mutual goals can be met. Click here to view the Patenting and Licensing Process.

SoCrates - Creative Works and Software Licensing

SoCrates is a program that supoorts the licensing and distribution of copyrighted materials such as text, video, images, media, software, etc. produced by Rutgers inventors, authors and researchers. The process for licensing these technologies is different than patentable technologies. Click here to view the Creative Works and Software Licensing Process.