Making ready for Automated Examination | Patently-O

Associates across the nation immediately are drafting motions, patent functions, and different paperwork utilizing some model of ChatGPT.   After all, If I had been a choose or examiner, I may additionally be desirous about utilizing AI to assist facilitate my decision-making.  ChatGPT is nice for that as nicely and might present a reasoned construction, together with figuring out of prior artwork and obviousness requirements.

Should you recall your final writing course, the professor repeatedly targeted consideration on the viewers. “Who’s the viewers you want to persuade?”  Transferring ahead, it seems that we actually do have a brand new viewers for our writing — AI advisors.  This calls to thoughts the nice tape recorder scene from Actual Genius (1985). Members of the category started simply leaving tape-recorders to document the  boring lecture; ultimately, the professor additionally simply introduced in his personal taped lecture to talk to the machines.

Automated Examination: On the patent prosecution aspect, we might shortly be in a state of affairs the place AI methods will be capable of conduct patent examination on the identical degree of high quality as a typical human examiner.  It appears apparent that we should always rely on the AI to at the very least facilitate examination.  The larger query is whether or not to eradicate the first-level human paperwork all collectively and transfer to an automatic examination system.  The advantage of that course of is that it might be finished very quickly (quick allowance / rejection) and doubtlessly at a a lot decrease value.  Actually, PCT methods may transfer towards considerably reducing prices with preliminary search experiences and examination being finished robotically.

What do you suppose?