Net Benefits Statement Worksheet
Contact Person (e.g., Patent Counsel), phone number, and e-mail address:
Briefly describe your business model. The description may include plans for manufacturing domestically and offshore. Briefly explain why you need to manufacture in the locations you discuss.
Future Benefits to the U.S. economy when creating and implementing Intellectual Property developed under the Subaward:
What work under Subaward do you plan to do in the U.S.? Work may include manufacturing, R&D, administration. If you have built or will build a plant or R&D facility, what is the capacity and approximate number and type of employees?What
is the timeframe of the U.S.-based work? Will you begin work in the U.S. right away, with later global diversification, or will the work be spread over several locations for the entire period of the Subaward? Will your efforts result in the
creation of new U.S. jobs? If so, describe them.
Participant makes the following specific commitments to U.S. investment:
(You may list these in bullet or numbered form, or in paragraph form. Be aware that DOE will require specific commitments. You may include existing or planned facilities in the U.S. (if so, please describe what they’ll be and how many and what
type of employees they may have)). Also, the projected timeline for building and operating the facilities.
How will your work under the Subaward further the U.S. development of the technology?
What commitments do you make to significantly reinvest profits from the commercialization of the intellectual property resulting from the work under this Subaward in the U.S. economy?
What other benefits will your work have on the U.S. economy?
The following Net Benefit Statement will be incorporated into the Subaward:
[The Net Benefit Statement should be based on the answers to the above questions and provide a specific commitment on the part of the Participant to provide some significant net benefit to the U.S. economy in lieu of substantial U.S. manufacture.]