In agreement with the law and with the university internal procedures, each employee of the university shall promptly notify any invention made by him/her to the dean of the respective faculty or to the director of the respective organizational unit of the university using the form "Notification of a discovery or invention". A similar procedure shall be followed for a technical solution or design.
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The strategic framework for knowledge and technology transfer is determined with two internal regulations, namely:
Measure of the Rector of Charles University No. 46/2018 on the implementation of intellectual property rights at Charles University
and Measure of the Rector of Charles University No. 47/2018 on the transfer of knowledge and technology at Charles University.
At some faculties, these measures are implemented by an internal directive or a Dean's measure.
Act on Author's Rights and Related Rights HERE
Act on Enforcement of Industrial Property Rights HERE
Act of Inventions and Rationalisation Proposals HERE
Act of the Protection of Biotechnological Inventions HERE
Act on the Protenction on Industrial Designs HERE
Act of Utility Models HERE
Agreement on Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights HERE
Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization HERE
European Patent Convention HERE
Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs HERE
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property HERE
Patent Cooperation Treaty HERE
Regulations under the Patent Cooperation Treaty HERE