Overview Events News Intelligence Chethan K. Srinivasa Senior Counsel csrinivasa foley.com Download vCard 14 March 2019 IP Considerations for Autonomous Vehicle Technology Startups and Automotive Suppliers Dashboard Insights Many automotive suppliers and OEMs have announced plans to bring autonomous vehicles (AVs) – and related components, software and services – to market, often collaborating with technology startup companies to develop the underlying hardware or software. 14 February 2019 Navigating the Road Ahead … Are You Ready? Dashboard Insights Current trends show that technological advances and changing consumer behavior will result in mass market adoption of electric and autonomous vehicles within 10 years. To enable this reality and provide certainty for businesses and localities, the infrastructure, regulatory framework, and trade deals need to be ready and in place. 23 January 2019 Top Legal Issues Facing the Automotive Industry in 2019 Given the pace of change in the automotive space and related technologies, combined with increasing regulatory scrutiny and recent developments in trade and M&A, the global automotive industry can anticipate several risks and challenges in 2019. 03 January 2019 Concordant Crossroads: Regulation and Innovation in the Automotive Industry Dashboard Insights Recently, Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute along with co-sponsors Foley & Lardner LLP and Ballard Spahr LLP, hosted the “Concordant Crossroads” summit in New York City. The esteemed keynote speaker, panelists and moderators provided deep insights into the unique and wide-ranging disruptive forces shaping the modern mobility industry. 14 October 2015 Careful When Discussing IP With Others Manufacturing Industry Advisor Disclosing process, product, and other proprietary information is sometimes unavoidable, and manufacturers may be concerned such ideas may be stolen or shared. Beyond those basic concerns, the manner in which a manufacturer discloses ideas may actually impact the manufacturer’s future ability to obtain the relevant intellectual property (“IP”) protection. 21 July 2015 How Can You Safely Discuss Your IP With Others? Emerging Company Exchange As discussed in our previous posts, startups are about capitalizing on ideas, contacts and experience. 09 December 2014 Five Intellectual Property Considerations for Startups - Part II Emerging Company Exchange In Part I of this article, we introduced two of five threshold Intellectual Property (IP) questions that every startup should consider. 02 December 2014 Five Intellectual Property Considerations for Startups - Part I Emerging Company Exchange A successful startup provides a solution to a market need.