38 CFR 1.661 - Information to be kept confidential.

§ 1.661 Information to be kept confidential.

All information pertaining to inventions and pending patent applications is confidential, and employees having access to such information are forbidden to disclose or reveal the same except as required in the performance of their official duties.

[ 21 FR 10378, Dec. 28, 1956. Redesignated at 61 FR 29659, June 12, 1996]

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United States Code
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Executive Order ... 9865

Executive Order ... 10096