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Table 7-1
Ownership policy of intellectual property created at the institution — 2008

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2008
  Institution owns Researcher owns Joint ownership Other ownership policy No policy on ownership
  percent
Inventions 22 42 17 0 19
Intellectual property protected by copyright  
Software or databases 19 43 18 1 19
Educational materials 11 58 10 1 19
Other materials 13 54 11 1 21
Industrial designs 23 41 14 1 21
Trademarks or official marks 17 46 11 0 26
New plant varieties 8 17 4 0 71
Note(s):
Based on the questionnaires received representing 125 responding institutions.