IP FAQs

Questions on project ownership, intellectual property, and new ideas.

Does CXL own my project?
No. By having your project on the Digital Makerspace, you retain all rights and ownership. Conservation X Labs does have the right to promote the Digital Ma...
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018 at 4:11 PM
Does CXL take equity in my project?
Nope! By hosting your project on the Digital Makerspace, you don't give away any of your equity. If CXL is interested in discussing an equity arrangeme...
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018 at 4:12 PM
What if someone else creates a project based on my idea?
Message them directly and ask to be involved as an instigator, or else create a project of your own. Remember that it isn't the idea itself, it's ...
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018 at 4:18 PM
I have a project outside the DMS, with proprietory information - stuff that can't be shared publicly. Is the DMS for me?
Sure. You can create a Private Project that is only accessible by your team members. If you run into a question that you think the community may be able to a...
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018 at 4:19 PM