A submission to the NIST PEER competition by Nicholas LeBlanc
One of the greatest barriers to compliance with the Bayh-Dole regulations is complexity. While
the regulations may seem straightforward in theory, there are a host of complicating details in
practice. Tech transfer compliance administrators need help recalling, deciphering, and
navigating these finer details to maintain satisfactory levels of compliance. The solution I
propose here guides the institutional user through an online interface using conditional logic to
reduce the cognitive load & time costs of reporting, similar to the way TurboTax has streamlined
tax reporting for US citizens. It represents a novel solution to long-...