Invention Disclosure Form

Please note that you will need to log into the Duke network to access the form. You may also submit an Invention Report using a paper version of the form. If you would like to use the paper form, please contact OLV at

Complete disclosure form

NOTE: Once publicly disclosed (published or presented in some form), an invention may have restricted or minimal potential for patent protection outside of the United States.  Be sure to inform the OLV of any imminent or prior presentation, lecture, poster, abstract, website description, research proposal submission, dissertation/masters thesis, publication, or other public presentation including the invention!