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I am a college student and I require some legal advice over signing an NDA over a software product that I developed. The software was developed while I was working for a company on a part-time basis. I want to move out of the firm with the IP rights as I own it. Is that possible?

In the absence of any documentation/contract, you do not need to sign the NDA. You were not an employee of the company and therefore, can leave whenever you want. Moreover, as per the Intellectual Property Laws in India, you are the owner of the software programs you have developed including its source code. In the absence of any contract with a contr...


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