Confidentiality Agreement
(with Inventions Assignment) (CA)


Summary

This form is a Confidentiality Agreement (with Inventions Assignment) (CA) between a company and an employee to be hired by the company that contains confidential and proprietary information covenants and provisions commonly found in confidential information and non-disclosure agreements and invention assignment agreements (also known as invention agreements or inventions agreements, or inventions assignment agreements). It contains practical guidance, drafting notes, and alternate clauses.This form is intended for private employers. Its language has been customized to comply with California and federal law. As a result, the text of this form differs from the non-jurisdictional Confidentiality Agreement (with Inventions Assignment).The confidentiality agreement (also known as a non-disclosure agreement) contains an acknowledgment by the employee of the confidential nature of the company’s proprietary information, including technical information (such as know-how, processes and designs)...