INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY (IP) ACQUISITION AND LICENSING
|Publication Date:||16 October 2019|
In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5134.01 and the July 13, 2018 Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, this issuance:
• Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for the acquisition, licensing, and management of IP pursuant to Sections 2320, 2321, and 2322(a) of Title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.).
• Establishes the DoD IP Cadre, pursuant to Section 2322(b) of Title 10, U.S.C.
• Designates the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition (ASD(A)) as the senior DoD official overseeing development and implementation of DoD policy and guidance for acquisition, licensing, and management of IP for DoD.