Legal Support

UGent TechTransfer provides legal assistance in drafting and reviewing contracts that involve research and scientific services, the protection and/or exploitation of know-how and intellectual property rights arising from Ghent University research.

Do you want to submit an application to draw up or review an agreement for research and scientific services with a company or another research institution, or a contract to valorize the intellectual property rights of Ghent University? Or do you want to obtain a legal advice on your intellectual property rights?

Submit your application via the Contract Portal. 

Disclosure of information - Transfer of material

  • Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)/ Confidential information Agreement (CDA)
  • Material Transfer Agreement (MTA)

Research collaboration - Services

  • Research Agreement with third parties (industry or academic)
  • Services Agreement with third parties

Students and PhD's

  • Master dissertation contract with third parties
  • Declaration of Confidentiality and assignment of rights
  • Challenges for students from companies

Intellectual property rights

  • License Agreement
  • Transfer Agreement

Related UGent (legal) support

  • UGent TechTransfer does not monitor all agreements or research projects.
    Find out who can help you with other specific topics.

Any questions? Contact the UGent TechTransfer legal team via contracten@ugent.be or 09/264 30 30. Any requests for contracts and legal advice at UGent TechTransfer must be made via the Contract Portal.

Regulations

  • Regulations about valorization within Ghent University