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AI inventorship on the horizon: DABUS comes to Canada

February 09, 2022

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) recently provided a first glimpse into how it will treat the issue of AI inventorship.

Where data meets IP - protecting business data in a commercial context

November 15, 2021

In this publication we give some some practical tips that businesses transacting with data should consider when licensing their data to third parties.

AI Inventorship on the Horizon: Part 3

November 04, 2021

In this last instalment of our three part blog series, we consider the policy and legal implications of permitting or prohibiting AI to be an inventor, with a focus on the Canadian context.

AI Inventorship on the Horizon: Part 2

October 29, 2021

In Part 2 we will analyze the Australian Federal Court’s judgment in more detail, and compare it to decisions reached by the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office, the European Patent Office, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

NFTs and intellectual property rights

October 25, 2021

We unravel some of the mystery surrounding NFTs and provide an insight into the intellectual property opportunities and pitfalls that a business should be aware of.

AI Inventorship on the Horizon: Part 1

October 05, 2021

Artificial intelligence (AI) machines may soon come to mind when you hear the word “inventor".

The UK National AI Strategy: Regulation, data protection and IPR in the mix

September 27, 2021

The UK Government has published its National AI Strategy.

Twitter tests new Safety Mode

September 16, 2021

Twitter is testing a new safety feature aimed at reducing unwanted interactions, using artificial intelligence to detect harmful interactions and accounts.

Telemedicine ads limited by Facebook

August 24, 2021

As the telemedicine industry continues to grow, especially in light of COVID-19, businesses should reconsider their policies and procedures in connection with telehealth services and user safety.

Climate change and sustainability disputes: Technology and innovation perspectives

July 05, 2021

The solutions to climate change and sustainability related issues offered by the Technology and Innovation sector.