Prior to any public disclosure of your innovation, please complete one of the forms below to report a new invention or copyright to the TTO.

A public disclosure may be a presentation, paper, abstract, or online disclosure.


Upon completing a disclosure form, attach manuscript, presentations, or any supporting documents and send electronically to or by using interoffice mail to TTO at mail code 0910.

Please contact our office if you have questions about completing the forms. We can be reached at or (858) 534-5815.