Artificial Intelligence in 2020: Practical Guide to Mitigate Risks and Avoid Pitfalls
Recording Available: Thursday, April 23, 2020
As Artificial Intelligence (AI) continuously gain popularity among firms and businesses, the number of legal risks and threats surrounding this industry significantly increases. AI stands out as a transformational technology in today’s digital generation. Businesses are increasingly looking for ways to put AI technologies to work to increase their productivity, profitability and business results. However, while there are many listed AI benefits, there are also certain roadblocks and disadvantages to keep in mind.
Gaining knowledge of the legal risks, methods to ensure compliance, and best practices in managing transactions involving AI-based systems mitigates an organization’s legal risks, claims, and sanctions.
In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of artificial intelligence’s applicable laws and regulation, recent developments, and issues. Speakers will also present risk mitigation techniques and outlooks on what to expect in this evolving legal climate.
Key topics include:
- Artificial Intelligence – Regulatory Updates
- Understanding AI Patents
- AI and Product Liability
- Legal Risks and Challenges Using AI
- Best Compliance Practices
- What to Expect in 2020
Paul Kravetz, Partner
Staas & Halsey LLP
- Introduction into AI, deep learning, neural networks, probability patents etc.
- Why is AI such a hot topic?
- Challenges with drafting patents and should these be listed as trade secrets
- Changes to laws and inter-parties reviews
- Patentable subject matter issues
David Ben-Meir, Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
- Protecting AI via:
- Requirements and scope of protection
- Issues with protecting AI elements in software
- Issues with protecting AI elements in data
- Authorships issues regarding AI generated content
- Intersection with trade secrets
- Requirements and scope of protection
- Trade secrets
- Requirements and scope of protection
- Advantages and disadvantages of trade secrets protection compared to patents
- Suitability of Trade secrets protection for AI
- Tension between protecting AI via trade secrets and transparency / fairness
Nexus U. Sea, Of Counsel
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
- Tort law and how to analyze faults in tort when dealing with AI
- Dealing with AI foreseeability
- Review of recent cases including Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla cases. Is AI a separate entity?
- Review of the 6 levels of automation and how to mitigate legal risk
Who Should Attend:
- Technology, Patent, and Product Liability Lawyers
- Patent Managers
- Chief Compliance Officers
- Corporate Counsel
- Chief Technology Officers
- VP/Directors of IT
- Top Level Executives
David's practice focuses on intellectual property disputes, including helping clients in cases of patent, trademark and copyright infringement, trade secrets misappropriation, and IP licensing. David also counsels clients in matters of IP licensing, patent prosecution, and due diligence. His cases routinely involve complex technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics, communications, software, electronics, semiconductors and optics. David has litigated in key federal and state jurisdictions across the country, including the ITC and the PTAB.
Before practicing law, David spent over seven years designing next-generation artificial intelligence systems for commercial and military applications. David's masters' thesis entitled Feed Forward Artificial Neural Networks, concerned evaluating performance of basic neural network architectures, complementing his engineering work.
David's practice focuses on intellectual property disputes, including helping clients in cases of patent, trademark and copyright infringement, trade secrets …
Nexus Sea is a litigator and trial lawyer who has played key roles in high-profile matters on behalf of Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, and pharmaceutical companies in complex commercial litigation, financial services, and product liability matters in state and federal courts. One emerging area of law that Nexus focuses his practice on is the intersection of Artificial Intelligence and product liability law.
Nexus Sea is a litigator and trial lawyer who has played key roles in high-profile matters on behalf of Fortune …
Paul Kravetz specializes in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in many areas of electrical, computer and software engineering, including fiber optics, optical communication systems, wireless communication systems, computer hardware and computer software-related inventions, and analog and digital circuitry. Paul has extensive experience handling issues that arise under 35 U.S.C. § 101 with respect to software, business methods and abstract ideas. Paul works with U.S. and foreign clients, and regularly travels overseas to give presentations with respect to claim drafting, patent prosecution and other topics regarding U.S. patent law.
Paul Kravetz specializes in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in many areas of electrical, computer and software engineering, including fiber …
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About Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm that provides the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. It has more than 3,700 lawyers and other legal staff based in Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa. Recognized for its industry focus, Norton Rose Fulbright is strong across key industry sectors of technology and innovation; financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; and life sciences and healthcare.
About Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Clients in the tech sector call on Orrick for forward-looking thinking on litigation, transactions and compliance matters. Our clients include multinational technology companies such as Oracle, Microsoft, NVIDIA, Intel and Cisco, as well as newer entrants such as Pinterest, Stripe, SoFi, Betterment and Planet Labs. We partner with innovative companies to deliver top-rated legal services in commercial litigation; IP; data, privacy and security; M&A; employment; securities; white collar; antitrust; public policy and more.
About Staas & Halsey LLP
Specializing exclusively in intellectual property, Staas & Halsey LLP brings together technical and legal expertise in our commitment to provide quality legal representation. Since 1971, we have provided clients with technical expertise and intellectual property protection. In today’s fast-paced, competitive, and complex world, the field of intellectual property is more important than ever. We’re proud to have played a role in the development of today’s technologies, and are excited about our work on the technologies of tomorrow. In the four decades the firm has been in business, we have seen incredible leaps in technological advancement, changes in the dynamic world of intellectual property law, and the creation of a truly global economy. The world has changed, and Staas & Halsey has changed with it, but our goal has always remained the same: serving our clients technical and legal needs with speed and experience, in the most cost-effective, professional manner possible.