28 March 2019
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In a recent article published in Intellectual Property Magazine, Christoph Moeller explores the data issues surrounding future mobility. 

Automobiles of the future are even more connected and feature a higher degree of automation than today’s vehicles. Artificial intelligence (AI) is also finding its way into on-board systems to an ever-increasing extent. These two aspects, especially, create problems that may not be quite apparent at first. The greater use of connectivity and autonomy increases the demand for sensors and software, thus generating more data – which will be at the heart of these reshaped mobility ecosystems.

In this context, an especially bearing in mind that the average connected car will produce an estimated four terabytes of data a day. The issues surrounding data ownership are complex….

Read the full article published in Intellectual Property Magazine here. 

Christoph is a Partner and Patent Attorney at Mewburn Ellis. He handles original patent drafting and prosecution at the EPO and DPMA (German Patent and Trade Mark Office), principally in the engineering sector. Christoph regularly represents clients in opposition and appeal proceedings, as well as nullity and litigation proceedings before German courts. He advises clients on all matters of IP strategy and portfolio management, including Employee’s Inventions in Germany. Christoph also handles design matters. He is spearheading our dedicated team of future mobility experts.

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