Joint Ownership of Patents in the U.S. and Abroad

02.21.13

In the United States, when an invention is made by two or more persons jointly, they shall apply for a patent jointly under 35 U.S.C. 116. The Patent Act states in 35 U.S.C. 262: In the absence of any agreement to the contrary, each of the joint owners of a patent may make, use, offer... Continue Reading

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