Corporate Research Agreements

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Research and Innovation
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Monday, January 23, 2017
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In support of all potential research-related endeavors, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is committed to reviewing a research agreement with a Corporate Entity for compatibility with VCU’s principles and compliance with applicable laws.  Toward that end, this policy outlines the explicit requirements and principles for conducting Corporate Research at VCU.   This policy also provides the requisite procedures for seeking university review, negotiation, and execution of Corporate Research agreements, including clinical trial agreements, material transfer agreements, non-disclosure agreements, research agreements, and service agreements. 

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