Articles related to intellectual property
VU-propelled startup, AI for VC, MB Ventures, Claritas, Harbert, McWhorter, lifesci fund, ed tech, SBIR, and more...
A rigorous study of TN lifesciences is afoot and advocates are clearly positioning to push for public and private support.
[updated] Straight-talking commercialization and capital advisors from Austin, Nashville and Lexington converge, Aug. 29.
Updated: 21 items on TN capital raises, advisors, entrepreneurs and strategies.
Founder says he continues planning for capital raise and Nashville presence.
The latest in a series of biannual rankings of the States on science and technology competitiveness.
Biannual Science & Technology Index shows some TN gains, but weakspots among growth factors
Franklin entrepreneur says eventual IPO is only exit option he's focused on, given global demand for ID assurance.
Chair's experience brings continuity, clear sense of value of legislative ties and momentum.
Startup's expanding universe of advisors, allies and potential funders may be approaching critical mass.
Startup commercializing VU IP to reduce injury, death and mitigate $50BN annual medical spend.
Updated 26 Sept 2017 - Startup spearheads international open-source initiative for Proof of Existence
[Updated] Ex-pat Nashvillian says Music City 'hot-hot', encourages ties with LA players
[updated] Startup has already won key role in creating Canada's digital marketplace for licensing.
LaunchTN CEO agrees it'd be great to have more data and analyses about all this.
Gov. Bill Haslam delivers his State of the State Address this evening.
Tech-dev exec, active Angel with Bioenergy interests surveys the region.
Aging patented technologies might have fresh potential.
Cautious handling by proponents seems likely to advance state programs, stepwise.
[Updated] About 16 years into his mission, CEO Renkis gears for Internet of Things video leadership.
[Updated] Team says rapid Angel-investor enlistment is one reason this is a 'W' for region's LifeSciences
Still fully engaged Postdoc Fellow has entrepreneurial vision.
VTC State's AgLaunch initiative should get a boost, along with allies.
Charlie Brock shares his topmost objectives, and we review a bit of the agenda.
Imminent Seed-raise push driven by twin-pronged strategy.
Exec sees new digs, job growth, sales - plus cultural + media challenges.
The small NTC must weigh carefully its forays into State and Federal policy-shaping.
Commissioner now also presides over board of Tennessee Technology Development Corp.
Other cities may want Ziiio app, and startup's VU license sets stage for entry into healthcare
Nashville Creatives use vision and talent to produce important things, out of nothing.
[updated] A capital raise might lie ahead for company that looks to enrich its platform, expand globally.
Brannon, Jarratt team to scale-up their proven business model.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center fights readmissions, teams with Institute and major process outsourcer on outpatient healthcare
Murfreesboro group seeks to regain traction by serving others
TTDC now seems to be fully staffed to further pro-venture programs
There are some new faces among the 'usual suspects' applying at INCITE Fund
Tech-driven economic development will eventually learn what priority it gets in the Haslam Administration
In Memphis, this Innova-backed venture's fate is still years away, but rewards may be huge
A Harvard-based economist tells local execs clusters and pragmatism are key elements for a Nashville innovation strategy
Alliance push to help protect and commercialize intellectual property could become a global movement
Reports from the front lines of entrepreneurship keep trickling in
Nashville VC's Oak Ridge affiliate has focused one of its startups on commercializing 'the Moses effect'
An overhaul of Tennessee connections, communications and capital is prerequisite to strong gains in commercialization
' Overhaul and investment ' could lead to accelerated enterprise development from VU research and development
Further signals of increasing emphasis on pursuit of opportunities in translational research and tech transfer, commercialization
Two pharmas are already aboard and other allies for accelerating drug development may be in-the-offing
Legislators make an energy-tech 'grab', plus venture events and training and more statewide.
Medical devices may get a boost from the collaboration of two life-science weighted funds and an innovation driver
Law firm broadens its already sizeable footprint, plants flag in dealing with early-stage ventures
Our latest roundup of VU searches, capital raises, marketing pushes, digital music, tech commercialization and more
TTDC chief to Gov. Haslam, IP, Claritas, incubators, Angels, Louisville innovation, HiMSS-TN descends on Orlando and more
Tim Smith says the startup has raised nearly $2MM, has new partners and more news in-the-offing.
Nashville and Tennessee are quickly becoming year-round innovation venues, as this sampling of events makes clear
A Nashville MoonPie? Plus, a Claritas exec on i-couponing and Innova walks away from an interesting technology
With B-round in offing, CEO says demand 'remarkable' for data-driven alignment of employer trends and providers' services
Health care organizations' performance improvement is focus of seed-stage startup by VUMC faculty member
Spawning a more robust entrepreneurial culture calls for more give-and-take, not more 'control' in the eyes of this veteran of ventures and IPOs
Lynch cites workforce challenges and the need for more collaboration throughout the region as essential to lift Nashville from lower tier of life-science centers
Mayor Karl Dean ECD's former economic-development chief joins Nashville intellectual-property law firm
TSU, Vanderbilt, and local business and government may seek to replicate Memphis' initiative in the Capital City
Vanderbilt pharma program inches cautiously toward tech transfer, while key faculty member keeps firm hand on the tiller
The boom in genetic research and some apparently market-ready technology suggest an interesting vehicle for early-stage investment
UPDATED 12:40 p.m. -- Suddenly, there are two groups targeting VU technology to improvement treatment of degenerative eye diseases
UR has a tight grip on its Vanderbilt technology license, as it prepares to go to market, globally
Choate says 3-D industry consolidating and he aims to be one of the last providers standing
Nashville's largest pure IP and patents law firm continues to add attorneys
If advanced degrees and the tenacity of two athletes can make a difference, this could be the year
Tennessee Technology Development Corp. faces the proverbial 'Valley of Death' in its own funding, and looks to the Bredesen Administration for a liferope
Christopher Rand's presentation underscores gaps in the capital continuum, but suggests a target-rich environment for seed-stage investors
An accomplished young entrepreneur tackles his next venture in Music City, starting with moving photos from your cellphone, perhaps ending in healthcare
Firm founded by two former engineers will soon have a record number of Nashville-based lawyers
Economist, author, former TN ECD commissioner offers a prescription for warding-off disaster
[Updated] As the stakes get higher for tech transfer and R&D, UT makes far-reaching changes in governance of its research, licensing and venture arm
Middle Tennessee's regional tech-commercialization advocacy group will convene in April
5th District congressman adds young former Waller Lansden lawyer with strong entertainment ties
Hundreds of discoveries and patents on-hand, Vanderbilt expands its efforts to commercialize intellectual property
AT&T, the Songwriters Guild and other interests brought their roadshow to Nashville this morning, to highlight industry and consumer interests
Working 'round the clock? Your time is precious. We compile news of lawyers, law firms, the judiciary, law education and much more. Pilot issues here. Please send us your ideas.