Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the intellect for which ownership could be determined and assigned. Intellectual property rights can be divided into two main types:
Patents are the main type of IP produced in Hadassah medical center by employees and students. According to section 132 (a) of Israeli patent law all these patents are Hadassah property.
An invention is entitled to a patent only if it was not publically disclosed prior to filing of a patent application. The “Do’s” and “Don’ts” of protecting you invention are: