SBA proposing data rights changes to SBIR/STTR programs

SBIR and STTRFor those who participate in the federal Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, you will want to be aware of this proposed change. The U.S. Small Business Administration has issued a notice of intent to implement significant changes to the current data rights provided under SBIR/STTR awards, as well as the method by which program participants – or their successors in interest – receive preferences in the third phase of efforts to develop technologies under either program. Read more here.

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