Copyright, Trademark, & Patent Law Resources

Copyright Law Resources

Copyright Infringement Reminders

University Trademark Information

Patent Law Resources


Copyright Law
  • UNC Charlotte Copyright Site: Comprehensive resource for faculty and students on copyright law, including ownership, fair use, plagiarism, TEACH Act, classroom use, online use, and library resources.

  • Copyright Law in the Educational Setting: This information is provided to assist members of the UNC Charlotte community by summarizing basic copyright laws, especially as they relate to distance learning, multimedia, and web development, and is not intended as legal advice. Please seek legal counsel to obtain specific legal advice.

  • Copyright Basics: PowerPoint Presentation by OLA

  • The Office of Legal Affairs considers the following resources useful, but the OLA is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of these resources. The sponsors of these resources each has its own agenda.


Copyright Infringement Reminders

University Trademark Information

UNC Charlotte Trademark Licensing FAQ


Patent Law Resources

University Policy 301, Patent Policy

Report of Invention