Counterpoint: MTAs are a practical necessity

Henderson, James
July 2007
Nature Biotechnology;Jul2007, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p722
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) document in technology transfer. It is noted that MTAs act important for reasons that go beyond Internet protocol (IP) and revenue protection and provide important liability indemnification. MTAs typically prohibit a recipient from further transferring a material and issues involving breach of contract.


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