Stevens Inventor's Handbook


  1. General Information Concerning IP & Patents at Stevens Institute of Technology
  2. Functions of the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)
  3. Various Forms of IP
  4. Requirements and Conditions for Obtaining a Patent
  5. Invention Disclosure Form
  6. One Year Rule
  7. Confidentiality Disclosure Agreement Policy & Process
  8. Use of Confidential Markings
  9. How to Prevent Grant Proposals from Undermining Patent Protection
  10. Keeping Laboratory Notebooks
  11. How Does the Patent Process Work at Stevens
  12. IP and Process Terms