NIH Seeks Additional Comments and Questions Regarding Future Patent Legal Services Contracts

The NIH’s tech transfer community is pursuing new law firm contracts for managing patent prosecution matters as the current contracts end Spring of 2019. As part of the development for the new Request For Proposals (RFP), the community is providing the public with the chance to comment or ask questions prior to the final RFP posting. A new pre-solicitation notice was recently posted on; the deadline to submit questions and comments is November 30, 2018 10 am Eastern Time.

This notice for Solicitation Number RFI-HHS-NIH-OD-(TTC)-OLAO-OA-263-2019 is available for review at