New Invention Notification Form
Instructions for completing the New Invention Notification (NIN)
- Complete instructions are clearly stated in the NIN
- Before beginning a NIN, please contact Traci Hancock, Director of Maverick Innovations (email@example.com), to alert her that a NIN is in process.
- Please complete all sections fully and to the best of your ability
- Please be sure to get ALL necessary signature, including your Chair and Dean, before sending the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org, UNO Patent Administrator and Traci Hancock (email@example.com).
- Questions? Contact Traci Hancock (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Download the Invention Disclosure Form
- Completed NINs will be routed to the appropriate University of Nebraska Technology Transfer Office (TTO) as determined by the Office of Research and Creative Activity (ORCA) and assigned a Docket Number.
- NINs will be reviewed for
- IP Potential
- Commercial Potential
- Inventors MAY be contacted by UNO and/or TTO for further discussion/description.
- The NIN will be reviewed by the Science and Technology Advisory Committee (STAC) or other relevant group/committee of the assigned TTO.
- NIN Results will be sent directly to the Inventors following the review process; ORCA will also be notified.
- Next steps are determined by TTO and Inventor.
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