14 CFR 1245.301 - Inventions under NASA contracts.

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§ 1245.301 Inventions under NASA contracts.
(a) Pursuant to§ 1245.113, NASA has facilitated the filing of foreign patent applications by contractors by providing for the granting of a waiver of title to a contractor to any identified invention in countries other than the United States in the event the Administrator of NASA does not desire to file a patent application covering the invention in such countries. However, any such waiver is subject to the reservation by the Administrator of the license required to be retained by NASA under section 305(f) of the National Aeronautics and Space Act of 1958 (42 U.S.C. 2457(f)).
(b) Conversely, where the principal rights in an invention made under a NASA contract remain in the contractor by virtue of waiver,§ 1245.19(a)(5) provides that the contractor, upon written request, will convey to the Administrator of NASA the entire right, title, and interest in the invention in any foreign country in which the contractor has elected not to file a patent application.
(c) With respect to inventions in which NASA has acquired and retained the principal rights, NASA will file patent applications in countries other than the United States on inventions selected in accordance with the criteria set forth in§ 1245.303.

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  • 2015-04-10; vol. 80 # 69 - Friday, April 10, 2015
    1. 80 FR 19196 - Patents and Other Intellectual Property Rights
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Title 14 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 1245 after this date.

  • 2015-04-10; vol. 80 # 69 - Friday, April 10, 2015
    1. 80 FR 19196 - Patents and Other Intellectual Property Rights
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      NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION
      Direct final rule.
      This rule is effective May 11, 2015. Comments due on or before April 27, 2015. If adverse comments are received, NASA will publish a timely withdrawal of the rule in the Federal Register .
      14 CFR Part 1245