Seattle, WA asked in Contracts and Employment Law for Washington

Q: What does executed confidentiality and invention assignment agreement mean?

I received a termination email saying I executed confidentiality and invention assignment agreement from amazon.

What does this even mean? All I do is work and come home so I'm not this makes sense to me

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Floyd Edwin Ivey
Floyd Edwin Ivey
  • Kennewick, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: Termination Email sounds like termination from employment from Amazon. If you work or worked for Amazon then their terms of employment likely required you to retain in confidence and to assign any inventions you created to Amazon.

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