Evan Glass is an associate and intellectual property lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Evan counsels clients in intellectual property matters, with an emphasis on patents. His experience includes patent preparation and prosecution and infringement analysis. Evan also aids clients in managing their IP portfolio. He is a member of the Electronics Practice.
Prior to joining Foley, Evan worked as a summer associate at an IP boutique in Indianapolis.
Evan provides patent counsel in a broad range of technologies related to artificial intelligence, electromechanical control systems, software algorithms and applications, internet services, Internet of Things (IoT), gaming systems, and virtualization technologies.
Evan earned his law degree from Indiana University (J.D., cum laude, 2018). While in law school, Evan was a research assistant for Professor Mark Janis. As a research assistant, Evan researched emerging patentability issues regarding section 101 and design patent case law. Evan also participated in the Intellectual Property Clinic at Indiana University, where he drafted patent applications, filed office action responses, and performed initial patentability searches for local inventors and startups. Prior to law school, he received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University (B.S., 2015).
Evan recently presented to the SDIPLA in a presentation titled “Addressing Patent Eligibility Challenges to Create Enforceable Patents.” In the presentation, Evan discussed recent 101 case law and strategies to best protect clients in view of continually changing court rulings.
Evan is admitted to practice in California. He is also registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.