Patent assignment—pro-assignor
Patent assignment—pro-assignor

The following IP guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Patent assignment—pro-assignor
  • Parties
  • BACKGROUND
  • The SchedulePatents

Produced in partnership with Thomas Bjorn of Royds Withy King LLP and David Hobson/Martin MacLean of Mathys & Squire LLP

This AGREEMENT is dated [insert date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [insert name] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (Assignor); and

  1. 2

    [insert name] [of OR a company incorporated in [England and Wales] under number [insert registered number] whose registered office is at] [insert address] (Assignee) (each of the Assignor and the Assignee being a party and together the Assignor and the Assignee are the parties).

BACKGROUND

  1. (A)

    The Assignor is the [owner of OR applicant for] the Patents as defined herein.

  2. (B)

    The [Parties have entered into the Main Agreement as defined herein and the] Assignor has agreed to assign such Patents to the Assignee and the Assignee has agreed to accept the assignment in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.

THe parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement:

    2. Affiliate

      1. means any entity that directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by or is under common control with, another entity;

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