Copyright Your Innovation


Copyrights protect original works by CU faculty - depending on the nature of the work, the copyright may be held either by the faculty member(s) who created the work (creative works, textbooks and teaching materials, and scholarly works) or by CU (commercial works such as software, if developed using CU resources).

Please expand the sections below to learn more about protecting and licensing trademarks, or contact your CU Tech Transfer case manager for assistance. (If you do not have a case manager, please send an email to jillian.rittersbacher@ucdenver.edu for help with your inquiry).

To begin this process, download the Copyright Submission Form. Return the form to CU Innovations located at 13001 East 17th Place, Suite W5130 Aurora, CO 80045, or email the completed form to your CU Innovations case manager or jillian.rittersbacher@ucdenver.edu.

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