When it comes to new technologies, knowing what you don’t know is half the battle. The New York State Science & Technology Law Center (NYS STLC) helps entrepreneurs and companies with new technologies identify potential challenges and devise effective strategies to successfully bring that technology to market.

From market landscapes to intellectual property protection to licensing options to potential funding sources, NYS STLC has helped scores of companies and institutions make their technology vision become a commercial reality. If you are a company or institution focused on bringing new technology to market, the NYS STLC is here to assist and guide you.


The Science, Technology and Innovation (NYSTAR) division of Empire State Development is the primary funding source for the NYS Science + Technology Law Center.


For Students:

The Innovation Law Center at Syracuse University College of Law

Real Experience from Lab to Market

Specialize in a law degree that prepares you for a career in the high-demand field of bringing new technologies to market.


“I think that the most impressive part of [working with the NYS STLC] was the people that we worked with and the doors that opened up from this project. The students and staff were always willing to help in any way that they could. ”


Joe Leonardi
Leonardi Manufacturing Company, Inc.