45 CFR Appendix A to Part 650, Optional Format for Confirmatory License
The following format may be used for the confirmatory license to the Government required by subparagraph (f)(5) of the Patent Rights clause in § 650.4(a). Any equivalent instrument may also be used.
This instrument confirms to the United States Government, as represented by the National Science Foundation, an irrevocable, nonexclusive, nontransferable, royalty-free license to practice or have practiced on its behalf throughout the world the following subject invention:
This subject invention was made with NSF support through:
Principal rights to this subject invention have been left with the licensor.
Accepted on behalf of the Government: