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Set out the expectations on use and protection of confidential information, inventions and IP for employees.

What is a Employee Proprietary Information and Inventions Assignment Agreements (California)?

An Employee Proprietary Information and Inventions Assignment Agreement (California) is a contract between your startup and an employee that outlines the expectations for both parties regarding the use and protection of confidential information, inventions and intellectual property (e.g. registered IP such as trademarks and patents, and unregistered IP such as copyrights, designs, concepts, know-how, websites, social media accounts and source code). The document is only meant to be used with employees providing their services in the State of California and is governed under California law.

Why generate this document?

Generate this document to keep your IP safe. In the future, an employee could claim that IP created while working for your startup belongs to them. This agreement protects against this scenario and outlines the obligation of the employee to protect the confidential information and inventions they create while employed. It also outlines their right to use and benefit from previous inventions (if any).

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