Intellectual Property Agreement
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AGREEMENT
You kindly ask you to agree that...
During my volunteer activity, employment by, appointment with, and/or affiliation with OV, I may discover, invent, or create work products that may be copyrighted, trademarked or patented. I understand and agree that, because of my volunteer efforts, employment, appointment, and/or affiliation, OV has a valid interest in all such matters whether they be writings, designs, productions, inventions, discoveries or developments conceived and/or made by me during an period of volunteering, employment, appointment, and/or affiliation as well as in any related copyrights, trademarks or patent rights, actual or potential that are a result from of my OV assigned efforts.
As a term of my volunteering, employment, appointment, and/or affiliation, I understand and agree that OV owns any such inventions, discoveries, or any other material that may be patented or trademarked in accordance with the law or with a determination made by OV which shall take into account the relative contributions made by me and OV, the extent to which OV resources and facilities were used, or whether the invention, discovery, or any other material that may be patented or trademarked arose out of the field or discipline in which I was volunteering, employed, appointed, or affiliated. In addition, as a term of any volunteering, employment, appointment, and/or affiliation, I understand and agree that OV may own work products that may be copyrighted pursuant to the regulations of OV.
As further confirmation of OV’s ownership rights described above, I hereby assign to OV all rights in work products that OV owns as described above and in actual or prospective patents, trademarks or copyrights on such work products.
I also agree not to transfer any rights or disclose any information concerning any such work products or the work products of any other OV volunteer, employee, appointee, or affiliate to any person other than as permitted by the regulations of OV.