Catalogue of Model Agreements

Here you will find copies of all the KTI Model Agreements that are currently available to download and use in Word format.

The Model Agreements are offered as a starting point for drafting and discussion. They should be read in conjunction with the relevant Practical Guide that explains key considerations and terms in the agreements.

Principal Investigator (PI) Undertaking Template

Principal Investigator (PI) Undertaking Template

A sample of the PI Undertaking which is provided by the Principal Investigator (PI) prior to signature of the contract or Collaborative Research Agreement.

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Invention/IP Disclosure Form Template

Invention/IP Disclosure Form Template

A sample form to be completed and signed off by the researchers / inventors and the TTO before any IP created is licensed to any third party.

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Background IP Due Diligence Form Template

Background IP Due Diligence Form Template

A sample of the form that should be completed by all collaborating parties on a research programme before they introduce any pre-existing IP (Background IP) into the programme and before listing it as available or restri...

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Model Non-Exclusive Royalty-Free (NERF) Licence Agreement

Model Non-Exclusive Royalty-Free (NERF) Licence Agreement

A non-exclusive, royalty-free (NERF) licence is available for IP arising from research collaborations in certain situations which include the cost contribution a company makes to the research project.

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Model Non-Binding Term Sheet for Licence Agreement

Model Non-Binding Term Sheet for Licence Agreement

A short, simple contract that summarises the key commercial terms for the licensing deal.

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Model Consultancy Agreement

Model Consultancy Agreement

A contract for use where the research performing organisation contracts directly with the client.

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Model Non-Exclusive Software Licence Agreement (Fee Bearing, No Royalties)

Model Non-Exclusive Software Licence Agreement (Fee Bearing, No Royalties)

A software licence that anticipates that no royalties will be payable. Allows commercial use of the software in a particular Field and Territory.

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