• Create Act Encourages Collaboration Amongst Innovators
  • June 1, 2005
  • Law Firm: Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. - Washington Office
  • The Cooperative Research and Technology Enhancement Act of 20041 (Create Act) is intended to encourage collaboration between innovators from different organizations by lowering barriers to the protection of inventions resulting from such collaboration. This Client Alert reviews the provisions of the Create Act, the provisions of the interim rule, and the steps one should take to benefit from this new legislation.