How Novel is your Technology?
Here are resources to determine patentability and freedom to opporate for your technology, as well as, institution specific forms for disclosure.
Trademark Search Database
Trademark Electronic Search System to determine trademarks similar to yours.
Emory University Policies
Public disclosure form and contacts from the Office of Technology Transfer
Extremely up to date information, but very specific. Use this after your initial information dig
One of the only sources that can give you private company, venture capital, and angel investor information