UH supports research and the development of Intellectual Property1 (IP) and Confidential Information2 as part of its scientific and charitable mission. This policy provides procedures to protect Intellectual Property and Confidential Information to promote appropriate commercial development when supported in any way by UH Entities and to comply with the terms of applicable laws, regulations, grants, and contracts with governmental entities and private sponsors when supported by external funding. 1.1. This policy applies to all Intellectual Property and Confidential Information conceived, created, obtained, used or reduced to practice, in whole or in part, by, at, or with any support of any UH entity. The University Hospitals Intellectual Property in it's entirety is located on the UH Digital Workplace. To view the policy, copy and paste the following link into your browser: https://uhcommunity.uhhospitals.org/SystemPolicies/GeneralManagement/GM-21.pdf#search=intellectual%20property.