Ownership of Intellectual Property of submitted projects to the CLUE Competition
All right, title and interest in and to any and all Intellectual Property in a submitted project shall hereby be solely and exclusively owned by Philips Lighting North America Corporation (“Philips”). “Intellectual Property” shall mean patents, trademarks, copyrights, utility certificates, utility models, industrial design rights, copyrights, database rights, trade secrets, any protection offered by law to Information, semiconductor IC topography rights and all registrations, applications, renewals, extensions, combinations, divisions, continuations or reissues of any of the foregoing. Party(ies) submitting a project shall provide any reasonable assistance to Philips, that may be necessary for the filing, securing or obtaining of such Intellectual Property, including providing related documents and signing filing documents.
Furthermore, the applicant certifies that the design is his/her own original work and has not previously granted any rights in the design to one or more third parties and grants to Philips the right to reproduce, post, publish, and display the design for any purpose related to the CLUE program(s) and other grant programs administered by Philips and/or its affiliates.