Subpart 3027.3 - Patent Rights under Government Contracts
Interim and final invention reports and notification of all subcontracts for experimental, developmental, or research work (FAR) 48 CFR 27.304-1(e)(2)(ii) may be submitted on DD Form 882, Report of Inventions and Subcontracts.
(a) Contracting officers are authorized to take the specified actions.
(b) Appeals shall be made to the CPO.
3027.305 Administration of Patent Rights Clauses.
3027.305-4 Conveyance of invention rights acquired by the Government.
The contracting officer shall ensure that solicitations and contracts which include a patent rights clause include a means for the contractor to report inventions made in the course of contract performance and at contract completion. This requirement may be fulfilled by requiring the contractor to submit a DD Form 882, Report of Inventions and Subcontract.
3027.306 Licensing background patent rights to third parties.
(b) The CPO shall make the required determinations and notifications under this subpart.