Discoveries Sample Clauses

Discoveries. Any and all inventions, discoveries, improvements, designs, methods, systems, developments, know how, ideas, suggestions, devices, trade secrets and processes (collectively, “Discoveries”), whether patentable or not, which are discovered, disclosed to or otherwise obtained by Executive during Executive’s employment with the Company, are confidential, proprietary information and are the sole and absolute property of the Company. Executive shall immediately disclose and hereby assigns to the Company all such Discoveries and shall assist the Company in making any application in the United States and in foreign jurisdictions for patents of any kind with respect thereto. Whenever requested to do so by the Company, Executive shall execute any and all applications, assignments, or other instruments that the Company may deem necessary to protect the Company’s interest therein. Notwithstanding the fact that the Company may request additional assignment and assistance in applications, the assignments made in this Section 8 are adequate to cause an assignment of Executive’s interest in any Discoveries.
Discoveries. The Executive covenants and agrees to fully inform the Company of and disclose to the Company all inventions, designs, improvements, discoveries, and processes (“Discoveries”) that the Executive has now or may hereafter have during the Executive’s employment with the Company and that pertain or relate to the business of the Company, including but not limited to the operation and franchising of restaurants, or to any experimental work, products, services, or processes of the Company in progress or planned for the future, whether conceived by the Executive alone or with others, and whether or not conceived during regular working hours or in conjunction with the use of any Company assets. All such Discoveries shall be the exclusive property of the Company whether or not patent or trademark applications are filed thereon. The Executive shall assist the Company, at any time during or after the Executive’s employment, in obtaining patents on all such Discoveries deemed patentable by the Company and shall execute all documents and do all things necessary to obtain letters patent, vest the Company with full and exclusive title thereto, and protect the same against infringement by others, all at the expense of the Company.
Discoveries. All inventions, discoveries, ideas, and other intellectual property rights (“Intellectual Property”) made or conceived by Employee, either solely or jointly with others, whether they can be patented or not, to the extent related to and arising out of Employee’s performance under this Agreement shall be promptly and fully disclosed to the Employer, considered work for hire and all right, title and interest thereto anywhere in the world shall be the Employer’s property. In the event that such inventions, discoveries and ideas are not considered work for hire for any reason, Employee hereby unconditionally assigns to the Employer all of his right, title and interest therein. Employee agrees to execute any and all documents deemed necessary by the Employer to effectuate the foregoing at any time, whether before or after the expiration or earlier termination of this Agreement. Compensation for any such inventions, discoveries or ideas shall be deemed to be included in the compensation paid to Employee hereunder.
Discoveries. You agree to disclose promptly in writing to the Board of Directors of the Company all ideas, processes, methods, devices, business concepts, inventions, improvements, discoveries, know-how and other creative achievements (hereinafter referred to collectively as “Discoveries”) to the extent such Discoveries have been reduced to practice, in whole or in part, whether or not the same or any part thereof is capable of being patented, trademarked, copyrighted, or otherwise protected, which you, while employed by the Company, conceive, make, develop, acquire or reduce to practice, whether acting alone or with others and whether during or after usual working hours, and which are related to the Company’s business or interests, or are used or usable by the Company, or arise out of or in connection with the duties performed by you. You hereby transfer and assign to the Company all right, title and interest in and such Discoveries that are conceived, made, developed, acquired or reduced to practice during your employment with the Company, including any and all domestic and foreign copyrights and patent and trademark rights therein and any renewals thereof. On request of the Company, You will, without any additional compensation, from time to time during, and after the expiration or termination of, the Term, execute such further instruments (including applications for copyrights, patents, trademarks and assignments thereof) and do all such other acts and things as may be deemed necessary or desirable by the Company to protect and/or enforce its rights in respect of such Discoveries. All reasonable expenses incurred by you in complying with the Company’s request and all expenses of filing or prosecuting any patent, trademark or copyright application shall be borne by the Company, but you shall cooperate in filing and/or prosecuting any such application.
Discoveries. The Employee will promptly disclose in writing to the Company each improvement, discovery, idea, concept and invention relating to the business of the Company, made or conceived by the Employee either alone or in conjunction with others while employed by the Company hereunder or within six (6) months after the termination of such employment. This provision shall not apply to an invention for which no equipment, supplies, facility or trade secret information of the Company was used and which was developed entirely on the Employee's own time, and (a) which does not relate (i) to the business of the Company or (ii) to the Company's actual or demonstrably anticipated research or development, or (b) which does not result from any work performed by the Employee for the Company. The Employee will not disclose any such improvement, discovery, idea, concept or invention to any person except the Company. Each such improvement, discovery, idea, concept or invention shall be the sole and exclusive property of, and is hereby assigned to, the Company, and at the request of the Company, the Employee will assist and cooperate with the Company and any person or persons (at the Company's or such other person's expense) from time to time designated by the Company to obtain for the Company the grant of any letters patent in the United States and/or such other country or countries as may be designated by the Company, covering any such improvement, discovery, idea, concept or invention and will in connection therewith execute such applications, statements, assignments or other documents, furnish such information and data and take all such other action (including, without limitation, the giving of testimony) as the Company may from time to time reasonably request.
Discoveries. Except as set forth in this Section, Executive shall communicate to Corporation, in writing when requested, and preserve as confidential information of Corporation, all customer lists, trade secrets, estimating techniques, bidding practices, non-public client information, client contacts, vendors, business concepts and other ideas, relating to the business for the Corporation which are conceived, developed or made by Executive, whether alone or jointly with others, at any time (during or after business hours) during the term of Executive's employment with Corporation (such concepts, practices, ideas and lists are referred to "Executive Discoveries") or have been made heretofore by the Executive in relation to business of the Corporation. All of Executive's Discoveries shall be Corporation's exclusive property, and Executive shall, at Corporation's expenses, sign all documents and take such other actions as they may reasonably request to confirm their ownership of Executive's Discoveries.
Discoveries. The Employee will promptly disclose, in writing, to Eagle each improvement, discovery, idea, and invention relating to the business of Eagle made or conceived by him either alone or in conjunction with others while employed by Eagle or within one (1) year after the termination of such employment if such improvement, discovery, idea, or invention that results from or was suggested by such employment whether or not patentable, whether or not made or conceived (i) at the request of or upon the suggestion of Eagle (ii) during his usual hours of work, (iii) on or about the premises of Eagle and whether or not prior or subsequent to the execution hereof. He will not disclose any such improvement, discovery, idea, or invention to any person except Eagle. Each such improvement, discovery, idea, or invention shall be the sole and exclusive property of, and is hereby assigned to, Eagle and at the request of Eagle, Employee will assist and cooperate with Eagle and any person or persons from time to time designated by Eagle to obtain for Eagle the grant of any letters patent in the United States and/or such other country or countries as may be designated by Eagle, covering any applications, statements, assignments, or other documents, furnish such information and data and take all such other action (including without limitation, the giving of testimony) as Eagle may from time to time reasonably request.
Discoveries. The Executive covenants and agrees to fully inform the Corporation of and disclose to the Corporation all inventions, designs, improvements, discoveries, and processes (“Discoveries”) that the Executive has now or may hereafter have during the Executive’s employment with the Corporation and that pertain or relate to the business of the Corporation, including but not limited to the operation and franchising of restaurants, or to any experimental work, products, services, or processes of the Corporation in progress or planned for the future, whether conceived by the Executive alone or with others, and whether or not conceived during regular working hours or in conjunction with the use of any Corporation assets. The Executive will hold in trust for the sole right and benefit of the Corporation, and will transfer, convey, release and assign to the Corporation all of the Executive’s right, title, and interest, if any, in and to any and all Discoveries, whether or not patentable or registrable under copyright or similar laws, that the Executive has solely or jointly conceived or developed or reduced to practice, or caused to be conceived or developed or reduced to practice, during the period of time that the Executive is employed with the Corporation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Executive is not required to assign, or offer to assign, to the Corporation any invention that fully qualifies under California Labor Code Section 2870, which section is reproduced below:
Discoveries. Employee agrees that any inventions, discoveries or improvements that Employee may develop or conceive during the course of Employee's employment shall be the sole property of the Company. Employee agrees to promptly disclose to the Company in writing all such inventions, discoveries and improvements, whether directly or indirectly related to the business of the Company or whether made solely by the Employee or in conjunction with others. At the Company's request and expense, both during and after Employee's employment, Employee will promptly execute a specific assignment of title to the Company (or any specified member thereof) of each invention, discovery or improvement described in the preceding paragraph, and perform all other acts reasonably necessary to enable the Company to secure a patent therefor in the United States and in foreign countries and to maintain, defend and assert such patents. This obligation shall survive the termination or expiration of this Agreement.
Discoveries. Employee shall communicate to Employer and preserve as confidential information of Employer each discovery, idea, design, invention and improvement relating in any manner to Employer's business, whether or not patentable and whether or not reduced to practice, which is conceived, developed or made by Employee, whether alone, or jointly with others, at any time during the Term hereof (such discoveries, ideas, designs, inventions and improvements are referred to as "Employee's Discoveries"). All of Employee's Discoveries shall be Employer's exclusive property, and all of Employee's right, title and interest therein are hereby irrevocably assigned to Employer, Employee shall not, except with Employer's express prior written consent, or except in the proper course of his employment with Employer, use any of Employee's Discoveries for his own benefit or the benefit of any Person (as defined herein), or disclose any of Employee's Discoveries to any outside Person through publication or in any other manner. For purposes of this Agreement, the term "Person" means a natural person, corporation, partnership, trust, estate, joint venture, sole proprietorship, government (and any branch or subdivision thereof), governmental agency, association, cooperative or other entity.