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Determining the Likelihood that an AI Patent Application Will Be Allowed at the USPTO

IP Watchdog

October 26, 2020

Written by Kate Gaudry and Leron Vandsburger, Ph.D.

The chances of securing an allowance to protect AI innovations vary dramatically across art units and time periods. Interestingly – for the first time since Alice – one recent allowance drop seems to be divorced from eligibility-rejection prevalence.

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Kate Gaudry


Washington, DC

Leron Vandsburger, Ph.D.


Seattle, WA