New Jersey Employment Law Update – August 2018

New Jersey

Employee Rights to Certain Inventions

On January 16, 2018, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation (A.B. 492) protecting employee rights to ownership and usage of employee inventions developed entirely on an employee’s own time and without using his or her employer’s resources. 

The law became effective April 1, 2018.

Read NJ A.B. 492