Patenting Software and Business Models

posted on August 29, 2020


Patenting Software and Business Models

November 10, 2022, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, DPMA, Munich

Artificial intelligence (AI) and software solutions have become indispensable in companies as well as society as a whole. Additionally, there is a steady increase in both the demand for and the use of AI. 

The symposium on November 10, 2022 will focus on the following topics: 

  • Patentability of simulations and other computer implemented inventions
  • Software patents in Europe – the EPO’s examination procedure
  • Software infringement– misconceptions when determining the patentability of computer programs
  • The importance of software patents at Siemens
  • Patenting of software and business methods at the DPMA
  • Enforceability of patents against software
  • Protecting digital business models
  • Patents for AI

In the area of "patents for AI”, Burger Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft is represented by Thomas L. Lederer.


Disclaimer: This symposium will be held in German.
Dipl.-Inf. Thomas L. Lederer

ABP Burger Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft