The United States Patent and Trademark Office Issues Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance

On January 7, 2019, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) published its 2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance in the Federal Register at 84 Fed. Reg. 50. Ten months later in October 2019, the USPTO published an update using further explanation and … Continue readingThe United States Patent and Trademark Office Issues Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance

USPTO seeks comments on artificial intelligence and innovation

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) issued two notices in the Federal Register regarding the impact of artificial intelligence (“AI”) technologies on intellectual property law and policy. The notices seek to gather information on a variety of topics, including patent examination policy on … Continue readingUSPTO seeks comments on artificial intelligence and innovation