Patent attorneys and employment lawyers are becoming creative when crafting invention assignment agreements. When I worked as an engineer, my employer's invention assignment agreement was straight forward. I aassigned all inventions created on the job to my employer. Back then, this was a typical invention assignment clause. In the following case, an employer had its … [Read more...]
Recordation of Intellectual Property Rights
Recordation is the act of placing the public on notice of an assignment, name change or other aspect affecting title to a patent asset.