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Blockchain, web3 & IP: what the heck?

I learned so much about IP in the Metaverse and Web3 on a panel discussion in Paris the other day, thanks to my awesome co-panelists. We covered the different facets of IP in the digital space, looked into some...

I’m giving away my presentation slides

Sharing is caring, isn’t it? I’ve you’ve missed one of my conference talks or seminars, you can now download most of my slide decks on the “downloads” page. I just uploaded 14 slide decks...

Why patent strategy MUST be rooted in economics

Why patent strategy MUST be rooted in economics

Just in case it has slipped your mind: Patent strategy must always be rooted in economics. I’d love to share Prof. Dr. Alexander J. Wurzer’s recent IP Management Nugget, which is a great reminder that a...

Can an AI be an inventor?

Or is the real question: Should an AI be an inventor? Maiwald’s Simon Lud argues that artificial intelligence systems should be granted legal personality. I’m leaning towards a different approach: I very...

No patents for computer games? Look closely!

Did you know that Clash of Clans and Hay Day generated €2 million in revenue a day in 2013 for Finnish mobile game development company Supercell? And would you have thought that Supercell has 180+ published patent...