Technology Transfer

Non-Disclosure Agreement

In an effort to reduce the amount of time required to put a nondisclosure agreement in place, The Ohio Attorney General, Ohio Board of Regents and various Ohio technology transfer officers have developed a template mutual NDA, which was approved by the Ohio Attorney General.  So, if you are looking to approach a company to discuss a research project or share an idea you feel the company may be interested in commercializing, please feel free to forward this link to the company with the following instructions:

Download the UToledo Non-Disclosure Agreement

  1. Please insert the company’s name and the effective date in the preamble.
  2. Fill in the company’s information for notice purposes in Section 9.
  3. Have an authorized signatory, sign and date the document.
  4. Return a partially executed PDF to  

*Please make sure to send the agreement to Mr. Snider because UToledo employees are not authorized to sign agreements on their own behalf.

Last Updated: 6/27/22