Can Current Patent Laws Keep Up with the Trajectory of AI Technology?

  • Rutuja Raghushe and Aparna Yadav
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  • Rutuja Raghushe

    Student at ILS Law College, Pune, India.

  • Aparna Yadav

    Student at Shankarrao Chavan Law College, Pune, India.

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The purpose of this article is to analyze the current patent laws in various nations and can these laws keep up with the increasing AI technology and our dependence on them. From past twenty years, AI has grown astronomically and has made a massive impact on our lives. It has made our lives a lap of luxury. But with rising AI inventions one major obstacle that is put forth is can current patent law keep pace with soaring AI technology and its inventions. We will also further discuss patent laws from various nations and their approach towards patenting AI and the reasons due to which the patent applications get rejected. With ever-increasing AI inventions, it is crystal clear that it is inevitable for AI to reach heights in terms of development with each passing day, therefore we need apt and systematic legislation for upcoming AI inventions. Hence, lastly, we will also discuss the solutions that can be put into effect to develop adequate guidelines for the legal safeguarding of AI inventions. Thus, this article discusses the issue with current patent laws and puts across few solutions that could help improve the legislation and ultimately help the AI world in growing and flourishing


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 4, Issue 5, Page 308 - 316


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