AI and Patents: How to Avoid Inadvertently Giving Away Your Valuable AI-Generated Inventions

By Robert Plotkin and Cynthia Gilbert This is a special series of articles about the impact of AI on patent protection from Blueshift IP: Software Patent Experts. This series is intended to be easy to understand and to focus on how to tailor AI patents to your business’ goals. This installment focuses on how artificial Read more about AI and Patents: How to Avoid Inadvertently Giving Away Your Valuable AI-Generated Inventions[…]

AI and Patents: AI Creates Inventions that Human Inventors Don’t Understand

By Robert Plotkin and Cynthia Gilbert This is a special series of articles about the impact of AI on patent protection from Blueshift IP: Software Patent Experts. This series is intended to be easy to understand and to focus on how to tailor AI patents to your business’ goals. This installment focuses on how artificial Read more about AI and Patents: AI Creates Inventions that Human Inventors Don’t Understand[…]

AI and Patents: AI Lets Inventors Make Their Wishes Come True

By Robert Plotkin and Cynthia Gilbert This is a special series of articles about the impact of AI on patent protection from Blueshift IP: Software Patent Experts. This series is intended to be easy to understand and to focus on how to tailor AI patents to your business’ goals. This installment focuses on how artificial Read more about AI and Patents: AI Lets Inventors Make Their Wishes Come True[…]

AI and Patents: How AI is Creating Super Inventors

By Robert Plotkin and Cynthia Gilbert This is a special series of articles about the impact of AI on patent protection from Blueshift IP: Software Patent Experts. This series is intended to be easy to understand and to focus on how to tailor AI patents to your business’ goals. This installment focuses on how artificial Read more about AI and Patents: How AI is Creating Super Inventors[…]

Back to the Future: Blueshift IP’s Mission for Getting Us All Back to Business

We know that your top priorities right now are keeping your business running and keeping yourself and your families and employees safe and well. Within the context of keeping your business running, we want to partner with you to put your business in a stronger position today and in the future. Therefore, we have developed Read more about Back to the Future: Blueshift IP’s Mission for Getting Us All Back to Business[…]

Why Patents are Worthless Until They Become Invaluable

I hear many high-tech entrepreneurs say, “Patents are worthless. They stop competitors from copying you, but our competitors aren’t copying us. Our main problem is developing and selling our products, not stopping copiers. What we need to succeed is first-mover advantage and a great marketing and sales operation, not expensive, worthless patents.” What these companies Read more about Why Patents are Worthless Until They Become Invaluable[…]

How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 6

This is the sixth and final segment in our series of articles on how to determine whether your software is patentable. If you are an inventor, an executive at a tech company, or a patent lawyer outside the U.S., this will help you to at least make a first pass determination of whether your software Read more about How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 6[…]

How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 5

We had such a positive response to our four-part series on How to Determine Whether Software is Patentable that we have added two more bonus parts to the series.  This is part 5, which explains another criterion that you can evaluate to help determine whether your software is patentable in the U.S. If you are Read more about How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 5[…]

How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 4

This is the fourth and final part in a series of articles on how to determine whether your software is patentable. If you are an inventor, an executive at a tech company, or a patent lawyer outside the U.S., this will help you to at least make a first pass determination of whether your software Read more about How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 4[…]

How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 3

This is part 3 in a series of articles on how to determine whether your software is patentable. If you are an inventor, an executive at a tech company, or a patent lawyer outside the U.S., this will help you to at least make a first pass determination of whether your software is worth considering Read more about How to determine whether software is patentable – Part 3[…]