“The Court of Appeal of England and Wales this week dismissed a man’s plea to have his AI system recognized as the inventor of two patents. Stephen Thaler, founder of US-based Imagination Engines, is hellbent on giving intelligent machines the credit he reckons they deserve. He swears that a fancy food container and an emergency flashing light were the brainchild of his neural network model DABUS …” (more)
[Katyanna Quach, The Register, 22 September]
The judgment is reported as Thaler v Comptroller General of Patents Trade Marks And Designs  EWCA Civ 1374 (21 September 2021).