2015 US Code
Title 15 - Commerce and Trade (Sections 1 - 8405)
Chapter 77 - Steel and Aluminum Energy Conservation and Technology Competitiveness (Sections 5101 - 5110)
Sec. 5104 - Protection of proprietary rights

View Metadata


Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
Sec. 5104 - Protection of proprietary rights
Containssection 5104
Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 3, 2016
Positive LawNo
Source CreditPub. L. 100-680, §5, Nov. 17, 1988, 102 Stat. 4075.
Statutes at Large Reference102 Stat. 4075
Public and Private LawPublic Law 100-680

Download PDF

15 U.S.C. § 5104 (2015)

§5104. Protection of proprietary rights

(a) Proprietary rights

No trade secrets or commercial or financial information that is privileged or confidential, under the meaning of section 552(b)(4) of title 5 which is obtained from a domestic company shall be disclosed in the conduct of the management plan or research plan, or as a result of activities under this chapter.

(b) Patent rights vested in United States

All patent rights from inventions developed under the management plan or the research plan implemented pursuant to this chapter shall be vested in accordance with section 5908 of title 42.

(Pub. L. 100–680, §5, Nov. 17, 1988, 102 Stat. 4075.)

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. The United States Government Printing Office may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the US site. Please check official sources.