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Australia and South Africa find Artificial Intelligence “Inventor” compatible with Patent Law

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Traditionally, an “inventor” in a patent application has been defined as a person who invented or discovered the subject matter of the invention. Until recently, it has not been necessary to consider whether a non-human entity could be considered an inventor.  With the development of artificial intelligence based technology (“A.I.”), we need to consider the issue. If we have reached a point where A.I. could independently … Continue reading Australia and South Africa find Artificial Intelligence “Inventor” compatible with Patent Law »

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