Poland’s minister for science and higher education Barbara Kudrycka has unveiled plans to modify the country’s intellectual property law by handing the rights to IP to the inventor over the institution.

Similar to Sweden’s Professor’s Privilege law, the new Polish legislation will provide inventors a greater share in the financial rewards from their work.

The change comes in an attempt to generate a more innovation-focused environment around Poland’s universities that puts it more on a level with EU peers in…

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