Can Robots File for a Patent?

Artificial Intelligence is changing our lives in all sorts of ways. The DABUS Project is an AI system created by Stephen Thaler. It reportedly conceived two inventions. The filing of patent applications designating DABUS as inventor has led to decisions by patent offices and courts on whether a patent can be granted for an invention reportedly made by an AI system.

In this short video update, I share the most recent court rulings in the US and abroad, and why they matter to your business.

Turn Your Ideas Into Gold - Trademarks

Every business needs a trademark, but you must choose wisely.  In this video, Bill show you  how to pick one that is strong, and how to defend your rights from copycats and infringers.

Turn Your Ideas Into Gold - Patents

Every business needs a trademark, but you must choose wisely.  In this video, Bill show you  how to pick one that is strong, and how to defend your rights from copycats and infringers.

Don't Clip and Paste!

Clipping images from the Internet is easy and convenient.  It can also land you in an expensive lawsuit.  This is a case where they really are out to get you.  This video shows you how to avoid the pitfalls of including images in your articles, websites and blogs.

Protecting Intellectual Property - Automation Alley

In an interview with Noel Nevshehir, Director of International Business Services and Global Strategic Partnerships at Automation Alley, IP attorney Bill Honaker discusses a three-part system to Recognize, Collect and Protect intellectual property.

Protecting and Profiting from your Intellectual Property

In this breakout session at INFLUENCE, the National Speakers Association national convention, Bill shares the finer points of Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents and Trade Secrets, and the special perils of IP faced by professional speakers; why a speaker’s intellectual property is their most valuable asset, and multiple ways to generate income while protecting it from infringement.