AI as an hybrid asset

Walkthrough to the components of AI and their relation to IP protection

If we now look in more detail the components that are either fed into the machine learning process or are generated during it, we can start to identify what kind of protection may exist in different phases of the machine learning process.
The top layers of patents and trademarks, are to be applied separately and therefore can be described as layers that need to be actively built on top of the machine learning