Intellectual property and legal unit

The Intellectual Property (IP)/Legal Unit supports ILRI’s research themes and other units in drafting, negotiating and reviewing research agreements between ILRI and its partners in terms of legal and intellectual property related provisions; reviewing and advising on all institutional contracts/agreements; advising on intellectual property and legal issues; and managing ILRI’s intellectual property assets, including managing the register of memoranda of understanding and letters of agreement with all partner institutions.

Linda Opati
Intellectual Property & Legal Counsel
Muthoni Mucheru
Legal Officer

Contact: Linda Opati