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According to current UK patent law, if AI was to invent something, would the creator of the AI be able to patent it? Who would be the inventor and to whom would the invention belong?
On 21 September 2021 the Court of Appeal handed down its highly anticipated decision in Thaler v Comptroller-General regarding registrability of UK patents with an AI system named as the inventor.
The appeal judgment in ZyXEL v TQ Delta  EWCA Civ 1277 tells a tale of tactics and legal agility. After completely waiving any right to rely on RAND undertakings, ZyXEL have tested the bounds of the developing ...
UK Court shows it is prepared to manage SEP cases efficiently and grant injunctions on SEPs when warranted.
The long awaited decision from the UK Supreme Court was handed down on 26 August 2020. Lord Hodge gave the summary of the judgment by video: it can be seen here . A 54 page judgment has been handed down.
In autumn last year the world watched the UK Supreme Court’s televised broadcast of the hearing in the conjoined cases of Unwired Planet v. Huawei, and Conversant v. Huawei and ZTE. There were rumors that the decision ...
Held online between 21 – 25 June 2021, GDR Connect took a holistic look at effective strategies for managing, protecting, and exploiting data in the ever-evolving global landscape. Over the course of five expert panels, ...
Since Birss J handed down Unwired Planet in April 2017, the English courts have taken a different approach to Europe in dealing with FRAND cases. The European approach, codified in the CJEU’s decision in Huawei v ZTE, ...
William Warne describes why some recent judgments have the potential to significantly alter the dynamic in UK FRAND cases.
Bird & Bird’s IP lawyers summarise some of the most notable patent decisions in key jurisdictions in Europe for 2020. This report focuses on the United Kingdom.