One of my employees has made an invention for which we want to apply for a patent. Who has the rights to the copyright, the employee or the employer?
There are no legal provisions that govern who is the holder of the invention in an employment relationship. InventHelp Invention Ideas It is advisable to agree with such a scheme in a contract. If there is no contract, you can go back to case law and legal theory, which distinguishes between three types of inventions.