August 3, 2021
3:00-4:00 PM EST
The NYS STLC provides legal research, education, and information useful to assessing the commercialization prospects for new technology. The research is also useful when bringing new technologies from an early stage to investment ready. When it comes to commercializing new technology, knowing what you don’t know is half the battle. The New York State Science & Technology Law Center (NYSSTLC) provides entrepreneurs and companies research important to identifying potential challenges and devise effective strategies to successfully bring that technology to market. Research includes prior art searches, market and competitor analysis and regulatory landscapes. NYSSTLC has helped scores of companies and institutions make their technology vision become a commercial reality. If you are a company or institution focused on bringing new technology to market, the NYSSTLC is here to assist and guide you. Established in 1990, the College of Law’s technology commercialization academic and applied learning programs through The Innovation Law Center were the first of their kind to examine the legal principles necessary to usher science and technology innovation from its earliest stages to successful commercialization. Working through the Innovation Law Center, the New York State Science and Technology Law Center has been a leader in technology commercialization for more than a decade.
NYSTAR, the New York Science, Technology, and Innovation division of Empire State Development is the primary funding source for the NYS Science and Technology Law Center. New York State offers resources designed to enable new and existing businesses to become more competitive through the use of innovative technologies. Empire State Development's Division of Science, Technology and Innovation (NYSTAR) programs and centers emphasize the importance of working with industry as a way to leverage New York State’s technology strengths to produce new products.