Tag Archives: Patent law information systems

Bashir: Estimating retrievability ranks of patent documents using document features

Dr. Shariq Bashir of National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad, has published Estimating retrievability ranks of documents using document features, Neurocomputing 123(10), 216-232 (2014). Here is the abstract: Retrievability is a measure of access that quantifies how easily … Continue reading

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Jefferson et al.: Transparency tools in gene patenting for informing policy and practice

Professor Dr. Osmat A. Jefferson, Deniz Köllhofer, Thomas H. Ehrich, and Professor Dr. Richard A. Jefferson, all of Queensland University of Technology, have published Transparency tools in gene patenting for informing policy and practice, Nature Biotechnology, 31, 1086-1093 (2013). Here … Continue reading

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Chao and Silver: A Case Study in Patent Litigation Transparency

Professor Bernard Chao and Professor Dr. Derigan Silver, both of the University of Denver, have published A Case Study in Patent Litigation Transparency, forthcoming in Journal of Dispute Resolution. Here is the abstract: The courts have long recognized a general … Continue reading

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LexMachina research cited: U.S. GAO recommendation to use patent litigation data in patent reform

Research on U.S. patent litigation trends by the intellectual property litigation analytics firm LexMachina was recently cited by the U.S. Government Accountability Office as one basis for its recommendation that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) “examin[e] trends in … Continue reading

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Palmirani, Paschke, et al.: Slides of LegalRuleML Tutorial at Jurix 2012

Professor Dr. Monica Palmirani of the University of Bologna has posted slides of the LegalRuleML Tutorial given at Jurix 2012 on 17 December 2012, in Amsterdam. The slides include a general tutorial by Prof. Palmirani and colleagues, and a use … Continue reading

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Legal Informatics Papers/Posters at ICEGOV 2012

Here are the legal informatics papers and posters (that I’ve been able to identify) to be presented at ICEGOV 2012: International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, being held 22-25 October 2012 at the University at Albany Center … Continue reading

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Kacsuk on The Mathematics of Patent Claim Analysis

Zsófia Kacsuk, MSc., of KacsukPatent, has published The Mathematics of Patent Claim Analysis, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: In patent law most of the crucial legal questions such as patentability and infringement are linked to … Continue reading

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Magdy & Jones on Examining the Robustness of Evaluation Metrics for Patent Retrieval with Incomplete Relevance Judgements

Walid Magdy and Dr. Gareth J. F. Jones, both of the Dublin City University School of Computing, will present a paper entitled Examining the Robustness of Evaluation Metrics for Patent Retrieval with Incomplete Relevance Judgements, at CLEF 2010: The Conference … Continue reading

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Wechsler on Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Indian Patent Information: Asia’s Rising Role in Technology Disclosure through the Patent System

Andrea Wechsler, LL.M., of Max-Planck-Institut für Geistiges Eigentum, Wettbewerbs- und Steuerrecht has published Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Indian Patent Information: Asia’s Rising Role in Technology Disclosure through the Patent System, 2 Tsinghua China Law Review, Issue No. 1, Fall 2009, … Continue reading

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