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AI Update: USPTO Publishes Request for Comments on Patenting Artificial Intelligence Inventions

On August 27, 2019, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) published a Request for Comments on Patenting Artificial Intelligence Inventions in the Federal Register. The Request follows Director Iancu’s statement that America’s national security and economic prosperity depend on the United States’ ability to maintain a leadership role in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other … Continue Reading

Online Retailer Newegg Wins Major Victory in “Shopping Cart” Suit

The Federal Circuit issued a ruling last week vacating a Texas jury’s $2.5 million verdict against Newegg, Inc., and invalidating three “shopping cart” patents purportedly owned by Soverain Software, LLC. Soverain filed claims against major online and brick-and-mortar retailers for infringement of patents it holds based an e-commerce software system called “Transact,” which allows online … Continue Reading
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