April 25, 2005
University of Illinois
Committee on General University Policy
GP.03.06, Resolution on the Revision of The General Rules, Article III
Text to be deleted is indicated in [square brackets] and text to be added is underlined.
The General Rules
, Article III, Section 7, sub-section (j)
(j) Administrative Responsibility. The president has ultimate authority for the stewardship of intellectual property developed at the University. Pursuant to Article I, Section 2, Paragraph (d) the vice president for technology and economic development has direct line authority for University offices and entities involved in technology commercialization and related economic development.
With the advice and concurrence of the chancellors, and [I]in
consultation with the vice president for academic affairs and vice chancellors
for research, the vice president for technology and economic development will
establish operational guidelines and procedures for the administration of
intellectual property, including but not limited to determination of ownership,
assignment, protection, licensing, marketing, maintenance of records, oversight
of revenue or equity collection and distribution, approval of individual
exceptions, and resolution of disputes among creators and/or unit executive