Virtual AI Symposium, Session 3
Protecting and Promoting AI Innovation: Patent Eligibility Reform as an Imperative for National Security and Innovation

Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00 – 2:10 p.m.

David Kappos & Asa Kling, Ground-Level Pressing Issues at the Intersection of AI and IP, 22 Colum. Sci. & Tech. L.Rev. 263 (2021)

Ben Hattenbach & Gavin Snyder, Rethinking the Mental Steps Doctrine and Other Barriers to Patentability of Artificial Intelligence, 19 Colum. Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 313 (2018)

Jerry I-H Hsiao, Back to the Future:  The Reviving of the Mental Steps Doctrine and the Immature Demise of Artificial Intelligence, 31 Alb. L.J. Sci. & Tech. 179 (2021)

David Jones’ 2019 senate testimony:

Judge Michel’s 2019 senate testimony:

Former Director Andrei Iancu’s January 2020 farewell speech:

Kevin Madigan and Adam Mossoff, “Five Years Later, the U.S. Patent System is Still Turning Gold to Lead”: