NPFC - NASA NPD 2091.1
INVENTIONS MADE BY GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
|Publication Date:||31 July 1997|
a. This NPD is applicable to NASA Headquarters and all NASA Centers, including Component Facilities.
b. This NPD applies to any invention made by a NASA employee or an employee of another Government agency reporting an invention to NASA.
c. The term "invention" means any art, machine, manufacture, design, or composition of matter, or any new and useful improvement thereof, or any variety of plant, that is or may be patentable or protectable under the intellectual property laws of the United States or of a foreign country.