EPO Provides Patentability Guidance for AI-based Applications
Written by Daniel van Herck
[Monday, 29 October 2018 08:24]
Monday, 29 October 2018
The European Patent Office (EPO) has provided further guidance for examination in relation to the patentability of inventions involving mathematical methods and computer programs. This updated guidance is of particular relevance to inventions relating to the fast-growing field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). This guidance was published as part of the EPO’S annual update of the “Guidelines for Examination”.