In Bloomberg Law, IP Litigators Examine Electric Vehicles, 5G and IP Disputes

In The News
July 12, 2021

A Bloomberg Law article by IP litigation partner Steven Pepe (New York) and associates Stepan Starchenko (Silicon Valley) and James Stevens (New York) explores how increasing demand for electric vehicles and the development of 5G-connected vehicles will lead to increased IP generation and potentially IP disputes.

The authors discuss how this increased IP generation, technological convergence, and the fragmentation of the automotive industry is creating a perfect storm for increased disputes and litigation in the automotive industry. The article concludes by analyzing what automotive companies should be doing to best position themselves for the inevitable disputes resulting from the EV and 5G revolutions.