Winter – Issue 1 – January 2021
We are pleased to announce..
Our quarterly newsletter!
Black Hills IP is pleased to announce the launch of our quarterly newsletter! Our goal with this newsletter is to provide updates on legal technology, automation for IP operations, and upcoming events focusing on patents, trademarks, and automation in Intellectual Property. BHIP strongly believes that automation is the future of IP practice, and we are committed to helping IP professionals implement an automated approach to IP operations. We are excited to highlight aspects of automation we have developed, and to help keep you up to date on the general evolution of legal technology. We hope our newsletter will be a welcome addition to your inbox.
Docketing with AI
Have you ever wondered what completely automated docketing using AI might look like? Check out this short 2-minute video demonstrating how an office action is docketed without human assistance.
Women in IP
Dr. Ayanna Howard
In this issue we are proud to highlight Dr. Ayanna Howard, a highly respected innovator specializing in machine learning and robotics. She is the found and CTO of Zyrobotics, a company that uses machine learning and robots to make educational toys for kids, with emphasis on helping those with special needs. She is also a professor at Georgia Tech and holds 4 patents related to her work.
If you would like to learn more about Dr. Howards innovative work be sure to register for the USPTO free online Black History Month celebration: Three Contemporary Black Women Inventors featuring panelists Aprille Ericsson, Ayannna Howard, and Arlyne Simon taking place on Wednesday, February 10th at 12:00 PM ET. The panelists will give firsthand accounts of their amazing career paths and game changing inventions.
Upcoming Events & Recommendations
Ann is the President of Black Hills IP as well as a patent prosecution prcoess expert and highly accomplished patent attorney. She is passionate about both innovation and education in the legal profession. Follow her social media accounts for regular posts on legal technology, automation and artificial intelligence.