June 5, 2023

Volume XIII, Number 156


Foley’s 2023 Automotive EV Legal Outlook

Hosted in partnership with the Society of Automotive Analysts (SAA), an afternoon analysis of timely business and legal issues facing the automotive industry in 2023. Key areas of focus include resiliency and other key issues in the electric vehicle supply chain. Foley and SAA will present a diverse panel of industry experts to analyze the opportunities and unique challenges suppliers face as they work to align with the industry transition to electrification. This includes financial concerns – capital financing, market outlook and government incentives, as well as operational concerns - intellectual property and commercial contracting.

Foley partners Ann Marie Uetz and Steve Hilfinger will host industry executives and professionals focused on electric vehicles. We are pleased to again present keynote speaker Steve Wybo, Automotive Practice Lead & Senior Managing Director for Riveron with decades of experience working with automotive suppliers. Steve will provide an overview of the automotive market and best practices for suppliers to thrive as the industry shifts toward electric vehicles.  Foley’s multidisciplinary partners who lead in advising automotive suppliers – including Lynn GandhiRobert Okonowski and Nicholas Ellis – together with industry executives, will address the developing legal issues as the world shifts toward electrification. The program will be followed by a reception where the discussion will continue!

  • Lynn Gandhi – Federal, State and Local Incentives to Build EV Supply Chain Resiliency

  • Robert Okonowski – Developing and Executing an IP Strategy in an EV-olving Space

  • Nicholas Ellis – Navigating Key Issues and Concerns for EV Supply Chain Contracts

The program will be followed by a reception where the discussion will continue!

**The program is free to Foley guests.