Patents are complex objects immersed in an ever-evolving judicial environment. They represent high strategic stakes for companies such as increasing the ROI of R&D or entering new markets.
It is only natural that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is tackling this challenge. A variety of players (such as universities, start-ups, but also in-house teams, incumbents, and AI behemoths) are applying Machine Learning (ML) techniques to complex patent-related problems such as:
Identifying validity concerns,
Assessing essentiality to standard specifications,
Infringement, assessing patent value…not to mention inventing
Each of those matters has multi-billion dollar implications.
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