332. Mention of the inventor.

2.     Grant and Duration of Patent

(1)     Applicants and Applications

(i)     The Applicant

332.     Mention of the inventor.

The inventor or joint inventors of an invention have a right to be mentioned as such in any patent granted for the invention1. They also have a right to be so mentioned, if possible, in any published application for a patent for the invention and, if not so mentioned, a right to be so mentioned in an addendum or erratum slip2.

Unless he has already given the UK Intellectual Property Office3 the following information, an applicant for a patent