As defined in the SNOMED International Affiliate License Agreement
: patents, trade marks, service marks, copyright (including rights in computer software), moral rights, database rights, rights in designs, trade secrets, know-how and other intellectual property rights
, in each case whether registered or unregistered and including applications for registration, and all rights or forms of protection having equivalent or similar effect in any jurisdiction.
The SNOMED International owns the intellectual property rights of SNOMED CT. The SNOMED International is responsible for ongoing maintenance, development, quality assurance, and distribution of SNOMED CT.
- Intellectual Property