Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Intellectual Property Procedure

Status Current This displays the current status of the document, either Historic, Current or Future.
Effective Date 23rd August 2011 This displays the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 31st December 2019 This displays the date on which the review process for this version of the document is due to commence.
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor This displays the final approval authority for this version of the document prior to publication.
Approval Date 31st August 2007 This displays the date on which the final approval was granted for this version of the document prior to publication.
Expiry Date Not Applicable Where applicable, this displays the date on which this version of the document expired, or is due to expire.
Responsible Executive Elizabeth Sullivan
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
This displays the current Responsible Executive for this version of the document.
Enquiries Contact Elizabeth Sullivan
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)

Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation)
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Summary of Changes from Previous Version

25 March 2021: Faculty changed to College throughout.  Approved as administrative amendment, University Secretary.


15 May 2019: Definition of Intellectual Property updated.


4 February 2019:  Minor Administrative Amendment, Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation amended to Deputy Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation, following positional changes within the University. Approved by Director, Assurance Services.


31 July 2018:  Minor administrative amendment to change reference to Student Misconduct Rule to Student Conduct Rule.


This is the first version of this document to be published in the new UON Policy Library. For all intents and purposes, this version is reflective of the version that was approved, published and in effect at the time the new Policy Library was launched. In migrating the document to the new Policy Library it was subjected to reformatting, including the application of a new numbering system. The following information details the history of changes to the document prior to its publication in the new UON Policy Library: Amended 9 July 2015 - Amended Policy Owner to update title to reflect structural changes and various amendments throughout policy to change Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) to Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) 23 August 2011 - Administrative amendments due to implementation of Student Misconduct Rule which replaced Student Discipline Rules effective 25 July 2011. 12 May 2011 - links to new Conflicts of Interest Policy updated Approved Council 31/8/07.



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