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Time to Embrace Patent Eligibility Restoration Act (PERA) & AI Future

Time to Embrace Patent Eligibility Restoration Act (PERA) & AI Future

Clause 8 is back for a new season!  To start the season, Eli – for the first time on Clause 8 - shares his own thoughts at length about the hottest debates in the patent world.

On this episode, Eli discusses:

  • The horrific October 7 terrorist attacks on Israel and more than 240 Israelis still being held captured by the terrorists

  • His “first IP interview” with then Israel Patent Office Director Asa Kling

  • ChatGPT spurring changing attitudes towards potential of AI compared to when he interviewed DABUS’ legal mastermind Ryan Abbott

  • Patent practitioners failing to embrace new software tools & skepticism regarding using AI

  • How USPTO’s first Director of Emerging Technologies Jerry Ma & rest of USPTO have led on AI

  • Future of using AI for patent practice

  • Big Tech’s current view of state of America’s patent system and impact on patent policy debates

  • Takeways from moderating IPWatchdog LIVE panel with previous Clause 8 guest David Jones, AIA’s “author” Joe Matal, and John Lee – Rep. Darrell Issa’s Chief Counsel for IP

  • Impact of patent eligibility stress disorder (PESD) on debates regarding PERA’s

  • Why patent community should embrace PERA to fix Section 101 mess

  • Massie going MIA on patent issues

  • Why Senator Thom Tillis is inventors’ best hope to pass meaningful legislation

  • And, much more!

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The podcast listened to by sophisticated in-house counsel, judges from around the world, IP policymakers, senior USPTO officials, and top patent dealmakers and attorneys to stay ahead of the curve by understanding the personalities and forces shaping IP.
Eli Mazour’s love of talking to people – along with his belief in the importance of America’s patent system – led him to start Clause 8. Clause 8 features conversations that provide strategic insights about how to best deal with various patent-related issues. Some of the previous guests include America’s great innovators, federal judges, USPTO Directors, top IP staffers on Capitol Hill, and Carole Baskin’s attorney from the documentary Tiger King.
It's the #1 podcast about IP and is in the top 2.5% of all podcasts according to Listen Score. The podcast has been covered and cited in many publications, including Bloomberg, Law360, Courthouse News Service, Above the Law, IAM, and Original Jurisdiction.