(UA Disclosure No. _____________)
BETWEEN THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON AND
You have expressed interest in having The University of Akron ("UA"
or "us") and _____________________________________________________,
("____________________" or "you") mutually evaluate the feasibility
of UA and _______________ entering into an agreement to facilitate
possible commercial exploitation of certain technology invented by
concerning __________________, such technology being described in
UA Disclosure Number(s) _______________________. In anticipation
of the evaluation and related discussions and negotiations, UA
intends to provide _______________ evaluation samples of the
_________________________________ for _______________'s evaluation.
Since these evaluation samples are considered to embody
confidential and proprietary information belonging to UA,
_______________ will agree to the following:
1. _______________ will only use the samples to evaluate their
2. _______________ will not analyze for chemical composition
nor physical structure nor have or allow any component of a sample
provided by UA to be analyzed nor make any use of any such
3. _______________ will not transfer any portion of samples
provided by UA to any third party.
4. Upon request, _______________ will return the entirety of
any extant sample provided by UA at the end of the evaluation. If
the entirety of any sample cannot be returned due to testing or
evaluation procedures, then a report accounting for the unreturned
quantity of the sample must be provided to the UA.
5. _______________ will provide UA with a summary of their
evaluation of the effectiveness of the samples, and maintain the
evaluation and summary in confidence.
6. Nothing in this agreement shall be understood as granting,
expressly or by implication, any rights to _______________ under
the patents, technical information or know-how of UA, or as
requiring either party to purchase or engage the goods or services
of the other.
UA and ____________________
7. The foregoing obligations shall apply only to samples
provided in containers marked "Confidential" or "CONFIDENTIAL"
which are delivered to _______________ within sixty (60) days of
the date of this Agreement.
If you are in agreement with and accept the foregoing, please so
indicate by signing, dating and returning two (2) copies of this
letter agreement with original signatures. A authorized
representative of UA will then countersign both original
agreements, thus fully executing this Agreement, and one (1)
original will be returned to you for your records.
THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
Mr. Gerald M. Parker
Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs
The University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325-2102
Accepted this day of ______________, 19____.
This technology is available from Temarex Corporation.