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Intellectual Property Made Under Agricultural Research Service Awards

NOTE:  Inventions made by ARS scientists MUST ONLY be reported to the ARS Office of Technology Transfer Patent Advisor for your Area. (ARS Patent Advisors)

Invention reporting by non-ARS scientists conducting research under a Federal award with ARS funding should be made electronically through the Interagency Edison reporting system.  See information and guidelines below.

 ? Interagency Edison
 ? Requirements for Awards Made Starting July 1, 2002
 ? Informative Notice for Awards Made Prior to July 1, 2002
 ? 37 CFR 401 - Rights to Inventions Made by Nonprofit Organizations and Small Business Firms under Government Grants, Contracts, and Cooperative Agreements
 
Transfer of Rights (non-ARS scientists)

 ? To Inventor