My contract says that any work I do is the intellectual property of my company. Does this include freelance work, hobby work, etc?

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It depends. Some companies have moonlighting policies that indicate the steps to take to work in personal projects while keeping ownership. I suggest checking your company's handbook or with HR.

You would be better served by reviewing your contract. The position you are in is a slippery slope because there are many other variables to take into consideration.

I believe so, but you should definitely look into it more.

That's REALLY gonna depend on your contract. If you don't want to really comb through the contract, you could always just ask HR.

Oh gosh, I hope not. I have broken my contract dozens of times if that'sthe case

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