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Who gets Patent Rights for a successful idea that has no Patent

alexcarzola's Avatargold

If an individual submits an idea that has been accepted by Edison Nation, in any 8step submission, and a patent is filed and approved for that idea.  Who becomes the inventor for that invention?

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gizmo's Avatar

Easy Answer: Anyone that contributed to at least "one" of the Patent Application "allowed" Claims. 

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alexcarzola's Avatargold

Thank you,  

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kristina.poindexter's Avataren_staff_badge

Hi Alex,

To confirm, if your idea is selected from a search, Edison Nation acquires the rights to your idea (please see the Innovator Agreement) so that we can pursue licensing opportunities on your behalf. When patent protection is pursued, your name will remain as the original inventor.

Hope this clarifies!

Gizmo
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alexcarzola's Avatargold

Thank you Kristina and Chase. 

I was just curious for inventions with no Patents

and just ideas that are submitted.  You guys have answered my question.  

Happy Inventing to all !! 

Alex 

Kristina Poindexter
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